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There are 13 ways to get from New Jersey to Minnesota by plane, train, 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.

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Fly Newark to Minneapolis  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Minneapolis (MSP) EWR - MSP

$154 - $399

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il 4425
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN

$116 - $280

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Fly New York La Guardia to Minneapolis  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Minneapolis (MSP) LGA - MSP

$162 - $400

Fly New York JFK to Minneapolis  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Minneapolis (MSP) JFK - MSP

$156 - $461

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Minneapolis  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Minneapolis (MSP) PHL - MSP

$123 - $434

Fly Newark to Rochester  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Rochester (RST) EWR - RST

$177 - $613

Fly Newark to Duluth  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Duluth (DLH) EWR - DLH

$212 - $1,004

Train to Baltimore, fly to Minneapolis  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Minneapolis (MSP) BWI - MSP

$171 - $582

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Minneapolis  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Minneapolis (MSP) DCA - MSP

$207 - $678

Train via New York Penn Station  •  30 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Empire Builder

$190 - $683

Train  •  37 h 30 min

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

$216 - $612

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  40 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin
  3. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison to Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota

Drive  •  19 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Minneapolis 1194.8 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from New Jersey to Minnesota is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from New Jersey to Minnesota is to fly which costs $150 - $400 and takes 5 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New Jersey station to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from Newark Penn Station and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via New York, Ny and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 27 min.

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The distance between New Jersey and Minnesota is 1102 miles. The road distance is 1194.8 miles.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Minnesota without a car is to bus which takes 29 h 27 min and costs $110 - $280.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from New Jersey to Minnesota, including transfers.

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New Jersey to Minnesota bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Minnesota is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs $150 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $280 and takes 29 h 27 min, you could also train, which costs $190 - $700 and takes 30 h 7 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 12 min.

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

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Map of how to get from New Jersey to Minnesota.
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  • Distance: 1101.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between New Jersey, USA and Minnesota, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Elizabeth to Bloomington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark to Minneapolis via Port Authority Bus Terminal, New York, Ny, Chicago, Il, and Chicago in around 29 h 27 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Columbus
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Akron, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Grand Rapids, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Rochester via South Bend, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Milwaukee, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Pittsburgh, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Indianapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Covington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Richmond, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Reagan Washington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Duluth via Boston, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Newark to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
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 Newark Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
Train from Trenton Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $130
Business Seat
$110 - $200
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 New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison to Minneapolis, MN - U. of Minnesota
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com

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Minnesota is 1 h behind New Jersey. It is currently 3:03 PM in New Jersey and 2:03 PM in Minnesota.

Yes, the driving distance between New Jersey to Minnesota is 1195 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 45 min to drive from New Jersey to Minnesota.

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Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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

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The best way to get from New Jersey to Newark Airport is to line 62 bus which takes 12 min and costs $1 - $2.

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