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There are 8 ways to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly from Toronto

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

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
  2. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to Youngstown, OH
  3. Take the bus from Youngstown to Chicago
  4. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis

Shuttle to Buffalo, fly

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Toronto Airport to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Minneapolis (MSP)

Bus to Rochester, fly

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Minneapolis (MSP)

Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City

  1. Fly from Billy Bishop Toronto City (YTZ) to Minneapolis (MSP)

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to South Street Station - South Bend
  3. Take the bus from South Street Station - South Bend to Chicago, IL
  4. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN

Train

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

Drive

  1. Drive from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN

Toronto to Minneapolis, MN by train, car, bus and walk

The journey time between Toronto and Minneapolis, MN is around 36h 33m and covers a distance of around 1005 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 15h 5m. The fastest journey normally takes 36h 33m. Operated by VIA Rail, Hoosier Ride, Barons Bus and others, the Toronto to Minneapolis, MN service departs from Toronto Union Station and arrives in Minneapolis, MN. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
21h 28m
Layover time:
15h 5m
Total time:
36h 33m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
36h 33m
Journey distance:
1005 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
$182
Carbon emissions:
173 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:37
Last service departs at:
06:37

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Toronto to Minneapolis, MN train, car, bus and walk schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 15h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN is to fly which costs $260 - $900 and takes 5h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Minneapolis via BNIA Drway & BNIA Terminal, Buffalo, NY, Youngstown and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 24m.

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The distance between Toronto and Minneapolis, MN is 696 miles. The road distance is 932.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN without a car is to train which takes 25h 51m and costs $190 - $320.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN, including transfers.

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Toronto to Minneapolis, MN bus services, operated by OurBus, depart from Toronto, ON station.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN is to fly which takes 5h 18m and costs $260 - $900. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $190 - $320 and takes 25h 51m, you could also bus, which costs $160 - $250 and takes 30h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Toronto Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 11m.

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Toronto to Minneapolis, MN bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Minneapolis station.

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Map of how to get from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN.
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  • Distance: 696.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 18m

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

Air Canada, Delta and two other airlines fly from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN via Buffalo Depew Station, Chicago Union Station, St. Paul-Minneapolis, Sibley St & 4th St, and 7th & Hennepin Station in around 25h 51m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $370
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $380
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $410
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $420
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $400
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $410
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $470
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $390
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $400
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Boston
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $420
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Montreal, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
9h 31m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,000
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Rochester to Minneapolis via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Billy Bishop Toronto City to Minneapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto Union Station to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$40 - $55
Business
$90 - $120
Economy
$65 - $75
EconomyPlus
$100 - $150
Train from Toronto Union Station to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$25 - $40
Business
$75 - $85
Economy
$48 - $51
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Depew Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Seat
$120 - $180
Train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 48m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Business Seat
$100 - $150
Bus operators
Niagara Airbus
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Rochester, NY
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Bus from Toronto, ON to Buffalo, NY
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to South Street Station - South Bend
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$30 - $50
Bus from South Street Station - South Bend to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$17 - $25
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from South Street Station - South Bend to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to Youngstown, OH
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Book at
baronsbus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Email
inquiries@megabus.com
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Book at
megabus.com
One way - 1 traveller
$60 - $70
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 Youngstown to Chicago
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $120
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Minneapolis, MN is 1h behind Toronto. It is currently 1:06 AM in Toronto and 12:06 AM in Minneapolis, MN.

Yes, the driving distance between Toronto to Minneapolis, MN is 933 miles. It takes approximately 15h 29m to drive from Toronto to Minneapolis, MN.

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Air Canada, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Toronto Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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There are 249+ hotels available in Minneapolis, MN. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Toronto to Toronto Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $13.

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