There are 10 ways to get from Minnesota to Pennsylvania by bus, plane, train 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

Line 538 bus, fly to Pittsburgh  •  4 h 34 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 Pittsburgh (PIT) MSP - PIT

$147 - $379

Cheapest option

Fly to Philadelphia  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Philadelphia (PHL) MSP - PHL

$106 - $400

8 alternative options

Fly to Buffalo, bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Buffalo (BUF) MSP - BUF
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa

$170 - $478

Fly to Newark, bus  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Newark (EWR) MSP - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark Airport to Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem

$183 - $446

Fly to Cleveland, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Cleveland (CLE) MSP - CLE
  2. Take the train from Cleveland Amtrak to Erie Amtrak

$186 - $414

Bus D&J Bus  •  28 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Madison 965
  2. Take the bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to New York
  4. Take the bus from New York to Philadelphia, PA Nyc

$193 - $225

Bus Greyhound USA  •  29 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Baltimore Downtown, Md
  3. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa

$133 - $333

Train via Washington Union Station Amtrak  •  30 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak

$262 - $750

Train  •  36 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Empire Builder
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Cardinal

$210 - $586

Drive  •  19 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Philadelphia 1173.9 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minnesota to Pennsylvania is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 15 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Minnesota to Pennsylvania is to line 538 bus and fly which costs $140 - $380 and takes 4 h 34 min.

More details

The distance between Minnesota and Pennsylvania is 918 miles. The road distance is 1173.9 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Minnesota to Pennsylvania, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to Pennsylvania. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Philadelphia, PA via Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St, Clark & Harrison, Chicago, IL and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 58 min.

More details

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

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Bloomington to Upper Darby hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Philadelphia via Madison, Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St, Chicago, IL - Amtrak, Clark & Harrison, Clark & Cermak, Chicago, IL, and New York in around 28 h 58 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Minneapolis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Philadelphia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Flights from Minneapolis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Buffalo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Cleveland Amtrak to Erie Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Buffalo, Ny to Erie, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Chicago, Il to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
17 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $180
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Philadelphia, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Trans-bridge Lines
Phone
+1 610-868-6001
Website
transbridgelines.com
Bus from Newark Airport to Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
transbridgelines.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Madison
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Vangalder Bus
Phone
+1 608-752-5407
Email
vangalder@coachusa.com
Bus from Madison, WI-Langdon & Park St to Chicago, IL - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
vangalderbus.com
Book at
govangalder.com
D&J Bus
Bus from Chicago, IL to New York
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from Chicago to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York to Philadelphia, PA
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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