There are 8 ways to get from North Carolina 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.

Recommended option

Fly Charlotte to Minneapolis  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Minneapolis (MSP) CLT - MSP

$175 - $609

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  31 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta GA
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN

$122 - $181

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Fly Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Minneapolis (MSP) RDU - MSP

$158 - $423

Fly Charlotte to Rochester  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Rochester (RST) CLT - RST

$228 - $1,013

Fly Charlotte to Duluth  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Duluth (DLH) CLT - DLH

$243 - $1,204

Bus Greyhound USA  •  31 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn

$145 - $361

Train  •  37 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Charlotte Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot

$229 - $643

Drive  •  19 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Charlotte to Minneapolis 1166 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from North Carolina to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from Charlotte, Nc and arriving at Hennepin Ave & 3rd St S via Atlanta, Ga, Chicago, Il and Hennepin Ave & Maple St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 25 min.

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The distance between North Carolina and Minnesota is 1085 miles. The road distance is 1166 miles.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Minnesota without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 5 min to get from North Carolina to Minnesota, including transfers.

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North Carolina to Minnesota bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Charlotte, Nc station.

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The best way to get from North Carolina to Minnesota is to fly which takes 5 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 31 h 17 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 37 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 36 min.

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North Carolina to Minnesota bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Minneapolis, Mn station.

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Minnesota is 1 h behind North Carolina. It is currently 6:41 PM in North Carolina and 5:41 PM in Minnesota.

Yes, the driving distance between North Carolina to Minnesota is 1166 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 47 min to drive from North Carolina to Minnesota.

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Map of how to get from North Carolina to Minnesota.
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  • Distance: 1084.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between North Carolina, USA and Minnesota, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Charlotte to Bloomington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charlotte to Minneapolis via Scaleybark Station, Charlotte, NC, Atlanta GA, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, and Chicago in around 31 h 17 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Charlotte to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Duluth via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Duluth via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Duluth via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Charlotte to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Rochester via Covington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Charlotte to Rochester via Louisville, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charlotte to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Charlotte to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charlotte to Duluth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charlotte to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Minneapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $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 Charlotte Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Room
$220 - $320
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
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
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Charlotte, NC to Atlanta GA
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.com
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 Charlotte, Nc to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
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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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Charlotte 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 North Carolina to Charlotte Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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