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

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Fly Minneapolis to Colorado Springs  •  5 h 16 min

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

$204 - $466

Cheapest option

Fly Minneapolis to Denver, shuttle  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Denver (DEN) MSP - DEN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Denver International Airport to Colorado Springs, CO - The Antlers Hotel

$114 - $376

6 alternative options

Fly Rochester to Colorado Springs  •  8 h 5 min

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

$367 - $1,450

Fly Minneapolis to Pueblo, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Pueblo (PUB) MSP - PUB
  2. Take the bus from Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$371 - $1,462

Night bus, bus  •  21 h 9 min

  1. Take the night bus from Minneapolis, MN to Des Moines, IA 805
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$151 - $226

Bus  •  22 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Mall of America - Bloomington, MN to Des Moines, IA 201
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co

$150 - $233

Bus via Burnsville, MN  •  24 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Burnsville, MN to Des Moines, IA 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Colorado Springs Downtown Transit Terminal

$148 - $217

Drive  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs 990.2 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Minnesota to Colorado Springs is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 15 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minnesota to Colorado Springs is to fly which costs $200 - $470 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to Colorado Springs. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Colorado Springs, Co via Des Moines, IA and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 9 min.

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The distance between Minnesota and Colorado Springs is 721 miles. The road distance is 990.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to Colorado Springs without a car is to night bus and bus which takes 21 h 9 min and costs $150 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Minnesota to Colorado Springs, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Minnesota to Colorado Springs is to fly which takes 5 h 16 min and costs $200 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $150 - $240 and takes 22 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Minneapolis Airport to Colorado Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 56 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Minnesota to Colorado Springs.
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  • Distance: 721.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 16 min

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

United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Bloomington to Colorado Springs hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via MOA Transit Station, Mall of America - Bloomington, MN, Des Moines, IA, Denver, CO, and Denver, Co in around 22 h 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,800
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to Pueblo via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Rochester to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Colorado Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Bus operators
Colorado Springs Shuttle
Website
coloradoshuttle.com
Shuttle from Denver International Airport to Colorado Springs, CO - The Antlers Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
coloradoshuttle.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 Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Minneapolis, MN to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Mall of America - Bloomington, MN to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Burnsville, MN to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Colorado Springs, CO
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to Colorado Springs Downtown Transit Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
ridebustang.com

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More Questions & Answers

Colorado Springs is 1 h behind Minnesota. It is currently 5:18 AM in Minnesota and 4:18 AM in Colorado Springs.

Yes, the driving distance between Minnesota to Colorado Springs is 990 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 11 min to drive from Minnesota to Colorado Springs.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Colorado Springs Airport.

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There are 171+ hotels available in Colorado Springs. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to Rochester Airport is to shuttle which takes 15 min and costs $7 - $11.

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