There are 5 ways to get from Minneapolis to Little Rock by plane, bus, night bus, train or car

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Fly  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Little Rock (LIT) MSP - LIT

$246 - $1,107

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Night bus, bus  •  22 h 30 min

  1. Take the night bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il 4901 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Little Rock, Ar 1227

$110 - $278

3 alternative options

Bus  •  18 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR 121

$151 - $211

Train  •  23 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Little Rock Union Station Texas Eagle

$157 - $433

Drive  •  14 h

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Little Rock 861.1 miles

$80 - $130

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Little Rock. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Little Rock, AR via Kansas City, MO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 25 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Little Rock is 713 miles. The road distance is 861.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Little Rock without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Minneapolis to Little Rock, including transfers.

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Minneapolis to Little Rock bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Minneapolis, Mn station.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Little Rock is to fly which takes 7 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 25 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 23 h 33 min.

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There is no direct flight from Minneapolis Airport to Little Rock Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 43 min and has one stopover.

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Minneapolis to Little Rock bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Little Rock, Ar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Little Rock is 861 miles. It takes approximately 14 h to drive from Minneapolis to Little Rock.

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Little Rock Airport.

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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Little Rock.
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  • Distance: 713.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Little Rock, AR, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Little Rock hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Kansas City, MO in around 18 h 25 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Little Rock via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Little Rock Union Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Little Rock, AR
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $100
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jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170

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Book your Minneapolis to Little Rock bus tickets online with Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 106+ hotels available in Little Rock. Prices start at $51 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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