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There are 12 ways to get from Philadelphia to Minnesota by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Philadelphia to Minneapolis  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Minneapolis (MSP) PHL - MSP

$101 - $394

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Fly Philadelphia to Rochester  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Rochester (RST) PHL - RST

$234 - $1,118

Fly Philadelphia to Duluth  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Duluth (DLH) PHL - DLH

$249 - $1,209

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

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

$177 - $609

Train to Newark, fly to Minneapolis  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Minneapolis (MSP) EWR - MSP

$180 - $460

Train to New York La Guardia, fly to Minneapolis  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Minneapolis (MSP) LGA - MSP

$237 - $602

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Minneapolis  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Minneapolis (MSP) DCA - MSP

$222 - $730

Train via Washington Union Station  •  29 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot

$261 - $740

Bus  •  30 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN

$126 - $289

Train  •  36 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Empire Builder

$207 - $584

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  39 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street 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 21 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Minneapolis 1174.5 miles

$110 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Minnesota is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Minnesota is to fly which costs $100 - $400 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via New York, Ny and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 42 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Minnesota is 1071 miles. The road distance is 1174.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Minnesota without a car is to train which takes 29 h 56 min and costs $260 - $750.

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It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Philadelphia to Minnesota, including transfers.

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Philadelphia to Minnesota bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, depart from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal station.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Minnesota is to fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs $100 - $400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $260 - $750 and takes 29 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs $120 - $290 and takes 30 h 42 min.

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The quickest flight from Philadelphia Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Minnesota.
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  • Distance: 1070.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 19 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Minnesota, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Bloomington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Washington Union Station, Chicago Union Station, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot, and Union Depot Station in around 29 h 56 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Duluth via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Madison
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Duluth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Duluth via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Newark to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Dayton, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Rochester via Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 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
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$80 - $190
First Class Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$75 - $180
First Class Seat
$150 - $210
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Philadelphia, PA - Greyhound Terminal to New York, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
peterpanbus.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 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 Philadelphia. It is currently 6:01 AM in Philadelphia and 5:01 AM in Minnesota.

Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Minnesota is 1174 miles. It takes approximately 19 h 21 min to drive from Philadelphia to Minnesota.

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American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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