There are 7 ways to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis by train, plane, 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

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Minneapolis  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Waukegan to Chicago OTC
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Minneapolis (MSP) MDW - MSP

$67 - $280

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il to Minneapolis, Mn 4712 / ...

$47 - $118

5 alternative options

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Minneapolis  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Waukegan to Clybourn
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Minneapolis (MSP) ORD - MSP

$48 - $211

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Eau Claire, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Waukegan to Clybourn
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Eau Claire (EAU) ORD - EAU
  3. Take the bus from Eau Claire, Wi to Minneapolis, Mn

$139 - $268

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Kenosha, WI to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak Airport Express from Chicago O'hare
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Minneapolis, MN via Minneapolis

$100 - $133

Train  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Glenview Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak Empire Builder

$67 - $178

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Waukegan to Minneapolis 386.9 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis is to train and fly which costs $65 - $280 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Waukegan and Minneapolis is 327 miles. The road distance is 386.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Waukegan, IL, USA and Minneapolis, MN, USA?

You can take a bus from Waukegan to Minneapolis via Kenosha, WI, Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak, and Milwaukee, WI in around 9 h 3 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Waukegan to Minneapolis 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $170 and the journey takes 7 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Eau Claire
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $270
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $350
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Minneapolis via Mason City
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Waukegan to Chicago OTC
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Waukegan to Clybourn
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Glenview Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $170
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Room
$280 - $390
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Eau Claire, Wi to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110

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