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  •  5 h 1 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 54 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  •  5 h 4 min

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

$48 - $211

Train, train to Milwaukee, fly  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Waukegan to Chicago OTC
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
  3. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Minneapolis (MSP) MKE - MSP

$145 - $411

Bus Megabus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Kenosha, WI to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Minneapolis, MN via Minneapolis

$93 - $126

Train  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Waukegan to Chicago OTC Up-N
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak Empire Builder

$70 - $186

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Waukegan to Minneapolis 386.9 miles

$35 - $55

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 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Waukegan to Minneapolis via Chicago OTC, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak, and Union Depot Station in around 11 h.

Airlines
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
Flights from Milwaukee to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Chicago Midway to Minneapolis via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Milwaukee to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Waukegan to Clybourn
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot Amtrak
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Waukegan to Minneapolis?

The distance between Waukegan and Minneapolis is 524 km. The road distance is 619 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis?

The quickest way to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis is to train and fly which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $65 - $280.

How long does it take to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis?

It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Waukegan to Minneapolis, including transfers.