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St Paul to Madison bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$1.00
Shortest Duration4h 35m
Trips per day7
bus carriers3
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Overall score for St Paul to Madison
4.0
Based on 1 reviews

Based on 1 reviews
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
5.0
Value
4.0
Condition
5.0
James
4.0
July 27, 2019Solo travel
Pros
On time and very comfortable.
Cons
I think it was fine and can think of no changes to be made.
Tips
I would recommend your bus.

How to book cheap bus tickets from St Paul to Madison

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Saint Paul to Madison 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 Saint Paul to Madison were $19.74. By booking 24 days out, tickets are on average $23.96 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from St Paul to Madison?

The distance between St Paul and Madison is approximately 224.77 miles, or 361.64 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 35 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 Saint Paul to Madison?

The busiest time of the week for travel from St Paul to Madison by bus is usually on Monday. 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.

Megabus from St Paul to Madison has the most daily schedules

On average there are 7 scheduled bus trips per day. Megabus has the most regularly scheduled departures from St Paul to Madison, with an average of 3 trips per day and 80 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers serve the route from Saint Paul to Madison. Of the 7 trips there are 5 trips that are direct connections to Madison.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from St Paul to Madison starts at $81.00.

3 carriers offer St Paul to Madison bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Saint Paul to Madison from $15.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from St Paul to Madison and you can expect on average to pay $20.41 for a Greyhound ticket to Madison. In Saint Paul, Greyhound departs to Madison from Union Depot, In Madison, Greyhound arrives at 4 Collins Ct,

An average trip on Greyhound from Saint Paul to Madison takes 7 hours and 15 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Madison in 4 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $22.82 for a weekend trip to Madison.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
7h 15m
Avg. Price
$20.41

Megabus

Book Megabus from Saint Paul to Madison from $1.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Megabus from St Paul to Madison and you can expect on average to pay $31.62 for a Megabus ticket to Madison. In Saint Paul, Megabus departs to Madison from Union Depot, In Madison, Megabus arrives at UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St,

An average trip on Megabus from Saint Paul to Madison takes 4 hours and 44 minutes, while the fastest available Megabus trip will get you to Madison in 4 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Megabus offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $35.89 for a weekend trip to Madison.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Power outlet
Green certified
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
4h 44m
Avg. Price
$31.62

Jefferson Lines

Book Jefferson Lines from Saint Paul to Madison from $17.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Jefferson Lines from St Paul to Madison and you can expect on average to pay $23.05 for a Jefferson Lines ticket to Madison. In Saint Paul, Jefferson Lines departs to Madison from Minn/St Paul Apt - 4300 Glumack Dr and one other station. In Madison, Jefferson Lines arrives at UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St,

An average trip on Jefferson Lines from Saint Paul to Madison takes 11 hours and 8 minutes, while the fastest available Jefferson Lines trip will get you to Madison in 4 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Jefferson Lines offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $23.95 for a weekend trip to Madison.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
11h 8m
Avg. Price
$23.05

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Saint Paul. Most bus trips to Madison will depart from:
  • Union Depot
  • Minn/St Paul Apt - 4300 Glumack Dr
Bus trips arrive in Madison at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Madison for trips arriving from Saint Paul:
  • UW Memorial Union - 800 Langdon St
  • 4 Collins Ct