There are 8 ways to get from Minnesota to Colorado by bus, plane or car

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Line 538 bus to Minneapolis, fly to Denver  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the line 538 bus from Garfield Ave S & 86th St W to 82nd St E & 28th Ave S
  2. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Denver (DEN) MSP - DEN

$82 - $325

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Fly Minneapolis to Colorado Springs  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Colorado Springs (COS) MSP - COS

$204 - $466

Fly Minneapolis to Pueblo  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Pueblo (PUB) MSP - PUB

$272 - $691

Fly Rochester to Colorado Springs  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (RST) to Colorado Springs (COS) RST - COS

$367 - $1,450

Bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co 1683 / ...

$141 - $261

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Des Moines, IA 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Denver, CO 1401

$138 - $206

Bus  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Buffalo, WY 701
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, WY to Denver, CO

$213 - $316

Drive  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Denver 919 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minnesota to Colorado is to drive which costs $90 - $130 and takes 14 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minnesota to Colorado is to line 538 bus and fly which costs $80 - $330 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to Colorado. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Denver, Co via Kansas City, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 40 min.

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The distance between Minnesota and Colorado is 756 miles. The road distance is 919 miles.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to Colorado without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 40 min and costs $140 - $270.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Minnesota to Colorado, including transfers.

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Minnesota to Colorado bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Minneapolis, MN station.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to Colorado is to fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs $200 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $270 and takes 20 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Denver Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Minnesota to Colorado bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Denver, Co station.

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Map of how to get from Minnesota to Colorado.
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  • Distance: 756.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Minnesota, USA and Colorado, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and five other airlines fly from Bloomington to Colorado Springs hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Denver via Kansas City, MO and Kansas City, Mo in around 20 h 40 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Pueblo via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Bus operators
Metro Transit
Phone
+1 612-373-3333
Website
metrotransit.org
Bus from Garfield Ave S & 86th St W to 82nd St E & 28th Ave S
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrotransit.org
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Buffalo, WY
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150
Burlington Trailways
Express Arrow
Phone
877-779-2999
Website
expressarrow.com
Bus from Buffalo, WY to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
expressarrow.com

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