There are 6 ways to get from Minneapolis to Vancouver by plane, train, bus 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 Vancouver  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Vancouver (YVR) MSP - YVR

$182 - $853

Cheapest option

Fly to Seattle, train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Seattle (SEA) MSP - SEA
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak

$169 - $432

4 alternative options

Fly to Bellingham  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Bellingham (BLI) MSP - BLI

$227 - $688

Train, bus  •  41 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Everett Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Everett, Wa to Vancouver, Bc 1420 / ...

$239 - $693

Bus  •  41 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT 933
  2. Take the bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa
  3. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc

$288 - $477

Drive  •  28 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Vancouver 1804.7 miles

$230 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Vancouver is to fly and train which costs $160 - $440 and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Vancouver is to fly which costs $180 - $900 and takes 6 h 28 min.

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The distance between Minneapolis and Vancouver is 1433 miles. The road distance is 1804.7 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Minneapolis to Vancouver, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minneapolis to Vancouver. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Vancouver, Bc via Missoula, Mt and Seattle, Wa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 57 min.

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The best way to get from Minneapolis to Vancouver is to fly which takes 6 h 28 min and costs $180 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $280 - $480 and takes 41 h 57 min.

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Map of how to get from Minneapolis to Vancouver.
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  • Distance: 1432.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 28 min

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Vancouver, Canada?

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and four other airlines fly from Minneapolis to Vancouver every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Vancouver via Missoula, MT, Missoula, Mt, and Seattle, Wa in around 41 h 57 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Minneapolis to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Minneapolis to Vancouver via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Minneapolis to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Seattle via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Seattle via Spokane
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Vancouver via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Bellingham via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Bellingham via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Vancouver via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Minneapolis to Vancouver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Minneapolis to Vancouver via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$390 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$470 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Bus operators
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 Everett, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Missoula, Mt to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Vancouver, Bc
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Missoula, MT
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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