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.

Recommended option

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 Amtrak 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 42 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 17 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 54 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 cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Park Rapids is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Park Rapids is to fly and taxi which costs $240 - $1,000 and takes 3 h 42 min.

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

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

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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 Amtrak, 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 8 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak 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
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Brainerd, MN to Hackensack, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules 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
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Other operators
Taxi from Hackensack, MN to Park Rapids
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70

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