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There are 4 ways to get from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from La Crosse to St. Paul-Minneapolis Empire Builder

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Bus  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the bus from La Crosse to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN 966

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Drive  •  2h 37m

  1. Drive from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove 144.5 miles

Fly, line 363 bus  •  3h 19m

  1. Fly from La Crosse (LSE) to Minneapolis (MSP) LSE - MSP
  2. Take the line 363 bus from 5th St & Sibley St / Wacouta St to Cottage Grove P&R & W Point Douglas Rd S
University of Wisconsin–La Crosse → Cottage Grove
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The cheapest way to get from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove. However, there are services departing from La Crosse and arriving at Cottage Grove P&R & W Point Douglas Rd S via MSP Terminal 1 Transit Station and 5th St & Sibley St / Wacouta St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between University of Wisconsin–La Crosse and Cottage Grove is 110 miles. The road distance is 144.5 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove without a car is to train which takes 4h 20m and costs $35 - $60.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove, including transfers.

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University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from La Crosse station.

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The best way to get from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove is to train which takes 4h 20m and costs $35 - $60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $55 and takes 5h 27m.

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The quickest flight from La Crosse Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 6m.

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University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN station.

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  • Distance: 110.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 20m

What companies run services between University of Wisconsin–La Crosse, WI, USA and Cottage Grove, MN, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from La Crosse to St. Paul-Minneapolis 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2h 52m. Alternatively, Jefferson Lines operates a bus from La Crosse to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from La Crosse to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $390
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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Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from La Crosse to St. Paul-Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
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amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $75
Business Seat
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
+1-858-800-8898
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from La Crosse to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
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jeffersonlines.com
Metro Transit
Phone
+1 612-373-3333
Website
metrotransit.org
Bus from 5th St & Sibley St / Wacouta St to Cottage Grove P&R & W Point Douglas Rd S
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrotransit.org

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove is 145 miles. It takes approximately 2h 37m to drive from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to Cottage Grove.

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Delta offers flights from La Crosse Airport to Minneapolis Airport.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Cottage Grove. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from University of Wisconsin–La Crosse to La Crosse Airport is to taxi which takes 14 min and costs $23 - $28.

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