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There are 10 ways to get from New York to Minnesota by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Newark to Minneapolis  •  5h 30m

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

$90 - $268

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Fly New York La Guardia to Minneapolis  •  5h 42m

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

$94 - $247

Fly New York JFK to Minneapolis  •  5h 46m

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

$135 - $378

Fly New York La Guardia to Rochester  •  7h 29m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Rochester (RST) LGA - RST

$173 - $332

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Minneapolis  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Minneapolis (MSP) PHL - MSP

$119 - $325

Bus to Hartford, fly to Minneapolis  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Minneapolis (MSP) BDL - MSP

$128 - $423

Bus  •  24h 41m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN Chicago

$125 - $174

Bus, night bus  •  25h 41m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago Nyc
  2. Take the night bus from Chicago Amtrak to Minneapolis "Greyhound"

$102 - $173

Train  •  28h 39m

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

$150 - $215

Drive  •  19h 49m

  1. Drive from New York to Minneapolis 1204.9 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Minnesota is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Minnesota is to fly which costs $90 - $270 and takes 5h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via Archer & Red Line Station and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 41m.

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The distance between New York and Minnesota is 1100 miles. The road distance is 1204.9 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Minnesota without a car is to bus which takes 24h 41m and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from New York to Minnesota, including transfers.

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New York to Minnesota bus services, operated by D&W Bus, depart from New York station.

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The best way to get from New York to Minnesota is to fly which takes 5h 30m and costs $90 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 24h 41m, you could also train, which costs $150 - $220 and takes 28h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 57m.

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

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  • Distance: 1100 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Minnesota, USA?

United Airlines, Sun Country Airlines and four other airlines fly from New York to Bloomington every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Minneapolis via Chicago, IL, Archer & Red Line Station, Clark & Harrison, and Chicago in around 24h 41m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Columbus
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Grand Rapids, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Richmond, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Reagan Washington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Rochester via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $450
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Hartford to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
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 New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Moynihan Train Hall to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Go Buses
Phone
1 855 888-7160
Email
gobuses@facebook.com
Website
gobuses.com
Bus from Manhattan, NY-West 30th St to Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
gobuses.com
D&W Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Megabus
Wanda Coach
Phone
646-630-7186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Book at
GoTo Bus
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
Night bus from Chicago Amtrak to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $110

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Minnesota is 1h behind New York. It is currently 10:31 AM in New York and 9:31 AM in Minnesota.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Minnesota is 1205 miles. It takes approximately 19h 49m to drive from New York to Minnesota.

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Sun Country Airlines, American Airlines, Air Canada and two other airlines offer flights from Newark 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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