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.

Recommended option

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

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

$156 - $442

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
  3. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On 317

$114 - $284

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Fly to Toronto, train  •  7 h 40 min

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

$217 - $578

Fly to Rochester, train  •  7 h 49 min

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

$190 - $474

Train  •  22 h 49 min

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

$163 - $463

Bus, train  •  27 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Madison 965
  2. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
  4. Take the train from Toronto to Niagara Falls Lw

$145 - $305

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 - $450 and takes 5 h 5 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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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls, including transfers.

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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 Toronto, On. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 39 min.

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The nearest airport to Niagara Falls is Niagara Falls (IAG) Airport which is 6.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Buffalo (BUF) (19.9 miles), Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) (41.1 miles), Toronto (YYZ) (49.5 miles) and Rochester (ROC) (70.6 miles).

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Minneapolis to Niagara Falls bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Minneapolis, Mn 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 5 min

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

You can take a train from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls via Union Depot Station & Terminal, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, and Buffalo in around 22 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Niagara Falls via Chicago, Il and Toronto, On in around 23 h 39 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 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 Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Rochester via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 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
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Train from Rochester to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$27 - $40
Economy
$35 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $80
Business
$50 - $75
Business Plus/Sleeper
$95 - $140
Train from Buffalo to Niagara Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$21 - $30
Economy
$25 - $35
Economy Plus
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $50
Business Plus/Sleeper
$60 - $90
GO Transit
Phone
+1 888-438-6646
Website
gotransit.com
Train from Union Station to Niagara Falls GO
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
gotransit.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Niagara Falls Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 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 Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
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 Amtrak 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
4 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 Metro
Phone
+1 716-855-7300
Website
metro.nfta.com
Bus from Ellicott St & MTC to Rainbow Blvd & 1st St
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.nfta.com
Greyhound USA
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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Toronto, On to Niagara Falls, On
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Niagara Falls, ON
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto - Royal York Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Madison
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com

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