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Champaign to Minneapolis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$56.00
Shortest Duration12h 55m
Trips per day3
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Champaign to Minneapolis

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Champaign to Minneapolis is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Champaign to Minneapolis were $60.50. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $59.50 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Champaign to Minneapolis?

The distance between Champaign and Minneapolis is approximately 422.14 miles, or 679.20 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 14 hours and 53 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 12 hours and 55 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Champaign to Minneapolis?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Champaign to Minneapolis by bus is usually on Friday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Thursday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Champaign to Minneapolis has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Champaign to Minneapolis, with an average of 3 trips per day and 33 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Champaign to Minneapolis. Of the 3 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Champaign to Minneapolis bus trips


Book Greyhound from Champaign to Minneapolis from $56.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Champaign to Minneapolis and you can expect on average to pay $101.11 for a Greyhound ticket to Minneapolis. In Champaign, Greyhound departs to Minneapolis from Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave, In Minneapolis, Greyhound arrives at Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Champaign to Minneapolis takes 14 hours and 53 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Minneapolis in 12 hours and 55 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $112.57 for a weekend trip to Minneapolis.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Champaign. Most bus trips to Minneapolis will depart from:
  • Illinois Term - 45 E University Ave
Bus trips arrive in Minneapolis at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Minneapolis for trips arriving from Champaign:
  • Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave
  • U Minn - 2428 Delaware St