There are 7 ways to get from Toronto to Minneapolis 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 from Toronto  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Minneapolis (MSP) YYZ - MSP

$206 - $502

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL 5515 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN

$72 - $167

5 alternative options

Bus to Buffalo, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Minneapolis (MSP) BUF - MSP

$167 - $461

Train via Detroit Amtrak  •  19 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak

$158 - $440

Bus Greyhound USA  •  20 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, On to Chicago, Il 5515
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn 4916 / ...

$94 - $241

Train  •  25 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak

$172 - $491

Drive  •  15 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Minneapolis 938 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Minneapolis is to bus which costs $90 - $220 and takes 20 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Minneapolis is to fly which costs $270 - $700 and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Toronto and Minneapolis is 1113 km. The road distance is 1500.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Minneapolis. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Minneapolis, MN, USA?

Air Canada, Delta and three other airlines fly from Toronto to Minneapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Minneapolis via Windsor, Detroit Amtrak, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak, and Union Depot Station in around 19 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $45
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
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 Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Megabus Canada
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$14 - $21
Online Fare
$16 - $35
Standard Fare
$25 - $40
Refundable
$29 - $45
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
8 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110

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