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Chicago to Minneapolis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$10.00
Shortest Duration8h 5m
Trips per day22
bus carriers2
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Does Megabus go to Minnesota?

Megabus has bus stops in both Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota. There are 3 Megabus trips from Chicago to Minneapolis per day, with an average cost of $30 per ticket.

How far is Minneapolis from the Wisconsin border?

Minneapolis is just a 26 mile (41.8 kilometer) drive eastward from the Wisconsin border.

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

The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Minneapolis is by bus. Bus tickets start at just $10, while train tickets average closer to $100 (and include at least one transfer).

How to book cheap Chicago to Minneapolis bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Chicago 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 Chicago to Minneapolis were $18.82. By booking 10 days out, tickets are on average $14.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Chicago to Minneapolis by bus is usually on Wednesday. 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. Monday 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 Chicago to Minneapolis has the most daily schedules

On average there are 22 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Chicago to Minneapolis, with an average of 18 trips per day and 376 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Chicago to Minneapolis. Of the 22 trips there are 11 trips that are direct connections to Minneapolis.

2 carriers offer Chicago to Minneapolis bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Chicago to Minneapolis from $22.00. There are 18 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Chicago to Minneapolis and you can expect on average to pay $30.74 for a Greyhound ticket to Minneapolis. In Chicago, Greyhound departs to Minneapolis from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St and 3 other stations. In Minneapolis, Greyhound arrives at Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Chicago to Minneapolis takes 9 hours and 33 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Minneapolis in 8 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 18 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $31.98 for a weekend trip to Minneapolis.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
9h 33m
Avg. Price
$30.74

Megabus

Book Megabus from Chicago to Minneapolis from $1.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Megabus from Chicago to Minneapolis and you can expect on average to pay $27.45 for a Megabus ticket to Minneapolis. In Chicago, Megabus departs to Minneapolis from W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St, In Minneapolis, Megabus arrives at Ramp C - 318 3rd Ave N,

An average trip on Megabus from Chicago to Minneapolis takes 8 hours and 41 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Minneapolis in 8 hours and 5 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $29.78 for a weekend trip to Minneapolis.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
8h 41m
Avg. Price
$27.45
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 5 stations that have bus departures from Chicago. Most bus trips to Minneapolis will depart from Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St, Union Station - 225 S Canal St, W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St, 5800 N Cumberland Ave, Dan Ryan Bus Station.
  • Bus Station - 630 W Harrison St
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
  • W Polk St. btwn S Clinton St and S Canal St
  • 5800 N Cumberland Ave
  • Dan Ryan Bus Station
Bus trips arrive in Minneapolis at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave, U Minn - 2428 Delaware St, Ramp C - 318 3rd Ave N are the main bus stations in Minneapolis for trips arriving from Chicago.
  • Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave
  • U Minn - 2428 Delaware St
  • Ramp C - 318 3rd Ave N