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Minneapolis to Brainerd bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$37.50
Shortest Duration2h 45m
Trips per day3
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap Minneapolis to Brainerd bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Minneapolis to Brainerd 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 Minneapolis to Brainerd were $39.83. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $10.17 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Minneapolis to Brainerd by bus is usually on Sunday. 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.

Jefferson Lines from Minneapolis to Brainerd has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Jefferson Lines has the most regularly scheduled departures from Minneapolis to Brainerd, with an average of 3 trips per day and 34 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Minneapolis to Brainerd. Of the 3 trips there is one direct trip available per day.

1 carriers offer Minneapolis to Brainerd bus trips

Jefferson Lines

Book Jefferson Lines from Minneapolis to Brainerd from $37.50. There are 3 trips per day offered by Jefferson Lines from Minneapolis to Brainerd and you can expect on average to pay $44.72 for a Jefferson Lines ticket to Brainerd. In Minneapolis, Jefferson Lines departs to Brainerd from Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave and one other station. In Brainerd, Jefferson Lines arrives at 505 Washington St NE,

An average trip on Jefferson Lines from Minneapolis to Brainerd takes 4 hours and 45 minutes, while the fastest available Jefferson Lines trip will get you to Brainerd in 2 hours and 45 minutes,

On weekends, Jefferson Lines offers 3 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $49.11 for a weekend trip to Brainerd.

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Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Minneapolis. Most bus trips to Brainerd will depart from Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave, U Minn - 2428 Delaware St.
  • Transp Ctr - 950 Hawthorne Ave
  • U Minn - 2428 Delaware St
Bus trips arrive in Brainerd at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. 505 Washington St NE are the main bus stations in Brainerd for trips arriving from Minneapolis.
  • 505 Washington St NE