There are 5 ways to get from Minneapolis to Prairie du Chien by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

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Bus Badger Bus, taxi  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota to La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall College Connection
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall to Prairie du Chien

$174 - $214

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Fly, drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to La Crosse (LSE) MSP - LSE
  2. Drive from La Crosse to Prairie du Chien

$148 - $863

3 alternative options

Train, taxi  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to La Crosse Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse Amtrak to Prairie du Chien

$172 - $248

Bus Go Carefree Shuttle, taxi  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from MSP Airport to La Crosse, WI
  2. Take a taxi from La Crosse, WI to Prairie du Chien

$187 - $253

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Prairie du Chien 215.6 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Minneapolis and Prairie du Chien is 171 miles. The road distance is 215.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Prairie du Chien without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Minneapolis to Prairie du Chien, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to La Crosse Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Minneapolis to Prairie du Chien is 216 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Minneapolis to Prairie du Chien.

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Delta offers flights from Minneapolis Airport to La Crosse Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Prairie du Chien. 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 Prairie du Chien.
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  • Distance: 170.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Prairie du Chien, WI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Minneapolis to Prairie du Chien. However, you can take the bus to La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall then take the taxi to Prairie du Chien. Alternatively, you can take the tram to Union Depot Station, take the walk to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot, take the train to La Crosse Amtrak, then take the taxi to Prairie du Chien.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to La Crosse
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
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 La Crosse Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota to La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$44
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
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badgerbus.com
Go Carefree Shuttle
Website
gocarefreeshuttle.com
Bus from MSP Airport to La Crosse, WI
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
gocarefreeshuttle.com
Other operators
Taxi from La Crosse, WI - UW La Crosse - Sanford Hall to Prairie du Chien
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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