There are 11 ways to get from Virginia to Minnesota by plane, subway, train, bus 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 Norfolk to Minneapolis  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Norfolk (ORF) to Minneapolis (MSP) ORF - MSP

$206 - $933

Cheapest option

Subway, train to Baltimore, fly to Minneapolis  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
  2. Take the train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
  3. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Minneapolis (MSP) BWI - MSP

$100 - $577

9 alternative options

Fly Richmond to Minneapolis  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Richmond (RIC) to Minneapolis (MSP) RIC - MSP

$203 - $891

Fly Reagan Washington to Minneapolis  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Minneapolis (MSP) DCA - MSP

$126 - $479

Fly Washington Dulles to Minneapolis  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Minneapolis (MSP) IAD - MSP

$132 - $436

Fly Roanoke to Rochester  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Roanoke (ROA) to Rochester (RST) ROA - RST

$308 - $1,315

Train  •  34 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak 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

$251 - $698

Bus via Hennepin Ave & Maple St  •  34 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn

$139 - $346

Bus  •  34 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN

$132 - $287

Train via Alexandria Amtrak  •  40 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Norfolk Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot

$271 - $738

Drive  •  21 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Virginia Beach to Minneapolis 1314.3 miles

$120 - $190

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Virginia to Minnesota is to fly which costs $120 - $480 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Virginia to Minnesota is to fly which costs $200 - $950 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Virginia to Minnesota. However, there are services departing from Virginia Beach, VA and arriving at Hennepin Ave & 4th St S via Washington, Dc, Chicago, Il and Hennepin Ave & Maple St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 19 min.

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The distance between Virginia and Minnesota is 1037 miles. The road distance is 1314.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Virginia to Minnesota without a car is to train which takes 34 h 18 min and costs $250 - $700.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Virginia to Minnesota, including transfers.

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Virginia to Minnesota bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Virginia Beach, VA station.

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The best way to get from Virginia to Minnesota is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs $200 - $950. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $250 - $700 and takes 34 h 18 min, you could also bus, which costs $130 - $350 and takes 34 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Virginia to Minnesota.
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  • Distance: 1037.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between Virginia, USA and Minnesota, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Norfolk to Bloomington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Virginia Beach to Minneapolis via Newtown Rd Station, Newtown Road, Harbor Park, Norfolk Amtrak, Washington Union Station, Chicago Union Station, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot, and Union Depot Station in around 34 h 18 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $2,100
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,100
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Roanoke to Rochester via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Roanoke to Rochester via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Roanoke to Rochester via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Roanoke to Rochester via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Minneapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Roanoke to Rochester via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Roanoke to Rochester via New York La Guardia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Roanoke to Rochester via Philadelphia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Norfolk to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Richmond to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Washington Dulles to Minneapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Baltimore to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from VIRGINIA SQUARE station to NEW CARROLLTON station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New Carrollton Amtrak to BWI Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $110
Business Seat
$95 - $180
Train from Norfolk Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Train from Norfolk Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $130
Business Seat
$120 - $200
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from NEW CARROLLTON MARC nb to BWI RAIL STATION MARC nb
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 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 Alexandria Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
23 h 41 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Virginia Beach, VA to Washington, DC - Union Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Chicago to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Book at
megabus.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 Washington, Dc to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
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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