There are 5 ways to get from Minneapolis to Grand Forks by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly to Grand Forks  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Grand Forks (GFK) MSP - GFK

$221 - $496

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Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Grand Forks, ND 927

$60 - $90

3 alternative options

Fly to Thief River Falls, taxi  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Thief River Falls (TVF) MSP - TVF
  2. Take a taxi from Thief River Falls to Grand Forks

$147 - $263

Fly to Fargo, bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Fargo (FAR) MSP - FAR
  2. Take the bus from Fargo, ND to Grand Forks, ND

$315 - $532

Drive  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Grand Forks 316.5 miles

$30 - $45

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Grand Forks, ND. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Grand Forks is 273 miles. The road distance is 316.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Grand Forks without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Minneapolis to Grand Forks, including transfers.

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Minneapolis to Grand Forks bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Minneapolis, MN station.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Grand Forks is to fly which takes 2 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Grand Forks Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 17 min.

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Minneapolis to Grand Forks bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Grand Forks, ND station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Grand Forks is 317 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to drive from Minneapolis to Grand Forks.

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Delta offers flights from Minneapolis Airport to Grand Forks Airport.

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  • Distance: 272.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Grand Forks, ND, USA?

Delta flies from Minneapolis to Grand Forks every 4 hours. Alternatively, Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Minneapolis to Grand Forks every 3 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Grand Forks
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Fargo
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $850
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Thief River Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fargo, ND to Grand Forks, ND
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Grand Forks, ND
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Thief River Falls to Grand Forks
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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There are 28+ hotels available in Grand Forks. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Minneapolis Airport is to tram which takes 18 min and costs .

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