There are 9 ways to get from Montreal to Minnesota by plane, bus, 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.

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Fly to Minneapolis  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Minneapolis (MSP) YUL - MSP

$176 - $609

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Bus  •  27 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN

$120 - $243

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Fly to Rochester  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Rochester (RST) YUL - RST

$179 - $1,213

Fly to Duluth  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to Duluth (DLH) YUL - DLH

$204 - $1,304

Fly to La Crosse, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Montreal (YUL) to La Crosse (LSE) YUL - LSE
  2. Take the bus from La Crosse, WI to Rochester, MN

$277 - $803

Train, bus  •  27 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Montréal to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago - Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot

$166 - $472

Bus via Hennepin Ave & Maple St  •  28 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreal to Toronto, ON
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn

$132 - $302

Train  •  32 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot

$221 - $611

Drive  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Montreal to Minneapolis 1267.3 miles

$160 - $250

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No, there is no direct bus from Montreal to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from Montreal and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via Toronto, On and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 33 min.

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The distance between Montreal and Minnesota is 1627 km. The road distance is 2027.8 km.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Minnesota without a car is to train and bus which takes 27 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Montreal to Minnesota, including transfers.

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Montreal to Minnesota bus services, operated by Megabus Canada, depart from Montreal station.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Minnesota is to fly which takes 6 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 33 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 32 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Montreal Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 59 min.

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Montreal to Minnesota bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Minneapolis, MN station.

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Minnesota is 1 h behind Montreal. It is currently 6:00 PM in Montreal and 5:00 PM in Minnesota.

Yes, the driving distance between Montreal to Minnesota is 2028 km. It takes approximately 21 h 35 min to drive from Montreal to Minnesota.

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  • Distance: 1017.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Montreal, QC, Canada and Minnesota, USA?

Delta, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Montreal to Bloomington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Montreal to Minneapolis via Toronto, ON, Toronto, On, Chicago, Il, and Chicago in around 27 h 33 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Duluth via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Duluth via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Montreal to Duluth via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,900
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via New York JFK, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via Toronto, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Duluth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Duluth via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to Rochester via New York JFK, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via New York La Guardia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via New York JFK, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Montreal to La Crosse via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Montreal to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Montréal to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $170
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$50 - $75
Economy
$80 - $120
Economy Plus
$120 - $170
Business
$120 - $170
Business Plus/Sleeper
$210 - $300
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 Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 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 Montreal Central Station to Schenectady Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Schenectady Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
15 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$440 - $650
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from La Crosse, WI to Rochester, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Megabus Canada
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 Toronto, On to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110

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Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Montreal Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Minnesota. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Montreal to Montreal Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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