There are 8 ways to get from Vancouver to Minnesota by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Vancouver to Minneapolis  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Minneapolis (MSP) YVR - MSP

$191 - $838

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Fly Seattle to Minneapolis  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Minneapolis (MSP) SEA - MSP

$181 - $406

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Fly Vancouver to Rochester  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Rochester (RST) YVR - RST

$260 - $1,307

Fly Vancouver to Duluth  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Duluth (DLH) YVR - DLH

$286 - $1,431

Fly Vancouver to La Crosse, bus  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to La Crosse (LSE) YVR - LSE
  2. Take the bus from La Crosse, WI to Rochester, MN

$276 - $1,541

Train  •  41 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak Amtrak Cascades
  2. Take the train from Everett Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Empire Builder

$254 - $725

Bus  •  41 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa
  2. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  3. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT 948
  4. Take the bus from Billings, MT to Minneapolis, MN 702 / ...

$290 - $496

Drive  •  28 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Minneapolis 1802.2 miles

$230 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Minnesota is to fly which costs $230 - $550 and takes 9 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Minnesota is to fly which costs $240 - $1,100 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vancouver to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from Vancouver, Bc and arriving at Minneapolis, MN via Seattle, Wa, Missoula, MT and Billings, MT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 41 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Minnesota is 2154 km. The road distance is 2883.6 km.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Minnesota without a car is to train which takes 41 h 4 min and costs $320 - $950.

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It takes approximately 6 h 48 min to get from Vancouver to Minnesota, including transfers.

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Vancouver to Minnesota bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Vancouver, Bc station.

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The best way to get from Vancouver to Minnesota is to fly which takes 6 h 48 min and costs $240 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $320 - $950 and takes 41 h 4 min, you could also bus, which costs $370 - $650 and takes 41 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Vancouver Airport to Minneapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 26 min.

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Vancouver to Minnesota bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Minneapolis, MN station.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Minnesota.
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  • Distance: 1346.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 48 min

What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Minnesota, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from Vancouver to Bloomington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Everett Amtrak, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot, and Union Depot Station in around 41 h 4 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Flights from Vancouver to Rochester via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Vancouver to Rochester via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Vancouver to Rochester via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Vancouver to Duluth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Vancouver to Duluth via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Vancouver to Duluth via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis via Spokane
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to La Crosse via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Vancouver to La Crosse via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to La Crosse via Edmonton, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to La Crosse via Calgary, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Vancouver to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Duluth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from Vancouver to Duluth via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Vancouver to La Crosse via Phoenix, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Minneapolis via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Seattle to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Vancouver Pacific Central Station to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from Everett Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot
Ave. Duration
36 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$390 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$470 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from La Crosse, WI to Rochester, MN
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Missoula, MT to Billings, MT
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Billings, MT to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Book at
jeffersonlines.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 Vancouver, Bc to Seattle, Wa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $80
Flexible
$95 - $130

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Minnesota is 2 h ahead of Vancouver. It is currently 9:17 PM in Vancouver and 11:17 PM in Minnesota.

Yes, the driving distance between Vancouver to Minnesota is 2884 km. It takes approximately 28 h 17 min to drive from Vancouver to Minnesota.

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Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Vancouver 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 Vancouver to Vancouver Airport is to subway which takes 18 min and costs .

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