There are 4 ways to get from Minneapolis to Williston by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Williston (ISN) MSP - ISN

$193 - $967

Cheapest option

Train  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Williston Amtrak Empire Builder

$92 - $263

2 alternative options

Bus  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Williston, ND 933

$110 - $160

Drive  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Williston 656 miles

$60 - $95

What companies run services between Minneapolis, MN, USA and Williston, ND, USA?

Delta flies from Minneapolis to Williston twice daily. Alternatively, Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Minneapolis to Williston every 3 hours. Tickets cost $110 - $160 and the journey takes 13 h 40 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Williston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Williston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
12 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Williston, ND
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Minneapolis and Williston is 865 km. The road distance is 1050 km.

The cheapest way to get from Minneapolis to Williston is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Minneapolis to Williston is to fly which takes 3 h 19 min and costs $190 - $1,000.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Williston, ND. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Minneapolis to Williston, including transfers.