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There are 7 ways to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Buffalo, line 40 bus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Buffalo (BUF) MSP - BUF
  2. Take the line 40 bus from North Division & Main St to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St

$156 - $427

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Bus, Thru-Bus via Minneapolis, MN  •  23 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Hamilton, ON
  3. Take the Thru-Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON

$84 - $192

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Fly to Toronto, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Toronto (YYZ) MSP - YYZ
  2. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls

$246 - $588

Fly to Rochester, train  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Rochester (ROC) MSP - ROC
  2. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak

$192 - $459

Bus Greyhound USA, Thru-Bus  •  22 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Hamilton, On
  3. Take the Thru-Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON

$102 - $266

Train  •  22 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak

$164 - $448

Drive  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls 932.6 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls is to fly and line 40 bus which costs $150 - $430 and takes 5 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, Mn and arriving at Niagara Falls, ON via Chicago, Il and Hamilton, ON. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 10 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Niagara Falls is 721 miles. The road distance is 932.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls without a car is to bus and Thru-Bus which takes 22 h 10 min and costs $100 - $270.

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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Minneapolis to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Minneapolis, Mn station.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls is to bus and Thru-Bus which takes 22 h 10 min and costs $100 - $270. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $160 - $450 and takes 22 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Buffalo Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 2 min.

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Minneapolis to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Niagara Falls, ON station.

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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls.
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  • Distance: 720.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Niagara Falls, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls via Chicago, Il, Hamilton, On, and Hamilton, ON in around 22 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls via Union Depot Station & Terminal, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot, Chicago Union Station, and Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak in around 22 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Niagara Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$20 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $85
Business
$60 - $85
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$60 - $90
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$14 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
EconomyPlus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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 Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
NFTA
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from North Division & Main St to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.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
Bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Hamilton, On
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$22 - $35
Bus from Chicago, IL to Hamilton, ON
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $65
Online Fare
$55 - $85
Standard Fare
$70 - $110
Refundable
$80 - $120
Megabus Canada
Phone
1-866-488-4452
Email
canada-info@coachcanada.com
Website
ca.megabus.com
Bus from Hamilton, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Book at
megabus.ca

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Niagara Falls is 1 h ahead of Minneapolis. It is currently 11:53 PM in Minneapolis and 12:53 AM in Niagara Falls.

Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Niagara Falls is 933 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 48 min to drive from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls.

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

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There are 468+ hotels available in Niagara Falls. Prices start at $57 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 $2 - $3.

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