There are 5 ways to get from Minnesota to West Virginia by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Minneapolis (MSP) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MSP - PIT

$219 - $471

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Bus  •  22 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv

$88 - $220

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Bus via Toledo, Oh  •  22 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Minneapolis, Mn to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toledo, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv

$119 - $288

Train  •  24 h 13 min

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

$147 - $403

Drive  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Minneapolis to Charleston 896.6 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Minnesota to West Virginia. However, there are services departing from Hennepin Ave & Washington / 3rd St and arriving at Charleston, Wv via Minneapolis, Mn, Chicago, Il, Toledo, Oh and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 10 min.

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The distance between Minnesota and West Virginia is 878 miles. The road distance is 896.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to West Virginia without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Minnesota to West Virginia, including transfers.

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Minnesota to West Virginia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Minneapolis, Mn station.

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The best way to get from Minnesota to West Virginia is to fly which takes 3 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 10 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 24 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Minneapolis Airport to Pittsburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 59 min.

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Minnesota to West Virginia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charleston, Wv station.

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West Virginia is 1 h ahead of Minnesota. It is currently 5:50 PM in Minnesota and 6:50 PM in West Virginia.

Yes, the driving distance between Minnesota to West Virginia is 897 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 20 min to drive from Minnesota to West Virginia.

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  • Distance: 878.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Minnesota, USA and West Virginia, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and three other airlines fly from Bloomington to Weirton Heights hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Minneapolis to Charleston via Hennepin Ave & 16th St, Minneapolis, Mn, Chicago, Il, Toledo, Oh, and Columbus, Oh in around 22 h 10 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Minneapolis to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Chicago Union Station
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 to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $470
Bus operators
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 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 Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Toledo, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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