There are 9 ways to get from Minnesota to Texas by plane, bus, train, night 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 Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) MSP - DFW

$104 - $336

Cheapest option

Fly to Houston  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Houston (IAH) MSP - IAH

$95 - $390

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Fly to Austin  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Austin (AUS) MSP - AUS

$185 - $610

Fly to Dallas  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Dallas (DAL) MSP - DAL

$120 - $352

Fly to San Antonio  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to San Antonio (SAT) MSP - SAT

$196 - $608

Fly to Houston Hobby Apt  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) MSP - HOU

$206 - $908

Bus  •  27 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK 801
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx

$196 - $328

Train, night bus  •  34 h 38 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 Longview Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Longview, Tx to Houston, Tx

$202 - $583

Drive  •  19 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Houston 1183.6 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Minnesota to Texas is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Minnesota to Texas is to fly which costs $100 - $340 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Minnesota and Texas is 1020 miles. The road distance is 1183.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Minnesota to Texas, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to Texas. However, there are services departing from Minneapolis, MN and arriving at Houston, Tx via Oklahoma City, Ok and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 51 min.

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Spirit Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Minneapolis Airport to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport.

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Map of how to get from Minnesota to Texas.
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  • Distance: 1019.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

Spirit Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Bloomington to Arlington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Houston via Oklahoma City, OK, Oklahoma City, Ok, and Dallas, Tx in around 27 h 51 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to San Antonio via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to San Antonio via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to San Antonio
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Minneapolis to San Antonio via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston Hobby Apt via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Minneapolis to San Antonio via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,200
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Minneapolis to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $700
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Austin
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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 Longview Amtrak
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Oklahoma City, OK
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
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 Oklahoma City, Ok to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Night bus from Longview, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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