Travel from Minneapolis to Springfield-IL-USA

Train, bus or fly from Minneapolis to Springfield?

United Airlines, American Airlines and 2 other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Springfield hourly. Alternatively, Metro Transit operates a train from Minneapolis to Springfield every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 21 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Minneapolis to Springfield

From U.S. Bank Stadium Station tram to Minneapolis airport, fly to Springfield airport, then taxi to Springfield. 4 h 55 min $439. From U.S. Bank Stadium Station tram to Minneapolis airport, fly to Bloomington airport, bus to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak, then train to Springfield. 5 h 41 min $458. From U.S. Bank Stadium Station tram to Minneapolis airport, fly to St. Louis airport, train to St. Louis Gateway Station Amtrak, then train to Springfield. 6 h 17 min $179. From 6th St S & 11th Ave S line 94 bus to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak, train to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, then train to Springfield Amtrak. 13 h 37 min $154. From Minneapolis, MN bus to Chicago, IL, bus to Dirksen & Bissell/Sams Place, then line 16 bus to Washington & 11th. 14 h 49 min $73. From Minneapolis, MN bus to Des Moines, IA, bus to Monroe, IA, bus to Galesburg, IL, then Amtrak Thruway to Springfield, IL. 20 h 25 min. From Minneapolis drive to Springfield. 8 h 39 min $63.
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    Minneapolis to Springfield:

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      1 Fly to Springfield
      • One-Way approx: USD $156 - $820
      • Duration: 4 h 55 min
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        1 Fly to Springfield
        • One-Way approx: USD $156 - $820
        • Duration: 4 h 55 min
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      2 Fly to Bloomington, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $168 - $854
      • Duration: 5 h 41 min
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        2 Fly to Bloomington, train
        • One-Way approx: USD $168 - $854
        • Duration: 5 h 41 min
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      3 Fly to St. Louis, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $153 - $420
      • Duration: 6 h 17 min
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        3 Fly to St. Louis, train
        • One-Way approx: USD $153 - $420
        • Duration: 6 h 17 min
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      4 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $88 - $213
      • Duration: 13 h 37 min
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        • Duration: 13 h 37 min
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      5 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $175
      • Duration: 14 h 49 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $57 - $175
        • Duration: 14 h 49 min
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      • Duration: 20 h 25 min
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        • Duration: 20 h 25 min
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      7 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $50 - $75
      • Duration: 8 h 39 min
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        • One-Way approx: USD $50 - $75
        • Duration: 8 h 39 min
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