There are 7 ways to get from Minneapolis to Park Rapids by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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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Bus, taxi  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Hackensack, MN 927
  2. Take a taxi from Hackensack, MN to Park Rapids

$93 - $122

Cheapest option

Fly to Thief River Falls, drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Thief River Falls (TVF) MSP - TVF
  2. Drive from Thief River Falls to Park Rapids

$68 - $170

5 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Staples Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take a taxi from Staples Amtrak to Park Rapids

$127 - $203

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Park Rapids 198.5 miles

$19 - $29

Fly to Bemidji, taxi  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Bemidji (BJI) MSP - BJI
  2. Take a taxi from Bemidji to Park Rapids

$242 - $973

Fly to Brainerd, bus, taxi  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Brainerd (BRD) MSP - BRD
  2. Take the bus from Brainerd, MN to Hackensack, MN
  3. Take a taxi from Hackensack, MN to Park Rapids

$205 - $773

Fly to Fargo, bus, taxi  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Fargo (FAR) MSP - FAR
  2. Take the bus from Fargo, ND to Detroit Lakes, MN
  3. Take a taxi from Detroit Lakes, MN to Park Rapids

$381 - $612

Questions & Answers

The distance between Minneapolis and Park Rapids is 160 miles. The road distance is 198.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Park Rapids without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Minneapolis to Park Rapids, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Bemidji Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 4 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Park Rapids is 199 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to drive from Minneapolis to Park Rapids.

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Delta offers flights from Minneapolis Airport to Bemidji Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Park Rapids. Prices start at $100 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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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Park Rapids.
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  • Distance: 160.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Park Rapids, MN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Minneapolis to Park Rapids. However, you can take the bus to Hackensack, MN then take the taxi to Park Rapids. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Union Depot Station, take the walk to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot, take the train to Staples Amtrak, then take the taxi to Park Rapids.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Bemidji
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Brainerd
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
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
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 Staples Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Hackensack, MN
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Brainerd, MN to Hackensack, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fargo, ND to Detroit Lakes, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hackensack, MN to Park Rapids
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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