Milwaukee to Minneapolis

Cheapest

Bus

Cheapest $15

Quickest

Flight

Quickest 1h 15min

Most Convenient

Bus

Most Convenient

There are 2 bus companies, 1 train company operating 2 routes - Empire Builder, Hiawatha Service, 4 airlines from Milwaukee to Minneapolis. The cheapest bus costs $15 and is 6h 28min. The cheapest train costs $65 and is 5h 50min. The cheapest flight costs $40 and is 1h 29min.

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What is the best way to travel from Milwaukee to Minneapolis?

There are 4 ways to travel from Milwaukee to Minneapolis. 4 buses, 3 trains, 4 flights and 1 by car are possible between the two areas. The bus operated by Greyhound running from Milwaukee to Minneapolis is the cheapestand most convenient. The flight operated by United running from MKE to MSP is the fastest.

It's important to check each mode when booking your ticket so that you can find the best method for you. The cost of each type varies differently, so be sure to use Faretrotter to keep an eye out!

Do you recommend the bus or the train between Milwaukee and Minneapolis?

The bus is cheaper and quicker than the train.There are several bus companies - Greyhound, Megabus - scheduled to run from Milwaukee to Minneapolis. Since there are multiple companies, this should increase your chances of finding a cheaper or discount bus ticket. One train provider, Amtrak, runs trains from Milwaukee to Minneapolis. Because the bus is cheapest, we recommend taking the bus.

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Bus from Milwaukee to Minneapolis from $16 with Greyhound

Bus
Milwaukee to Minneapolis
$16
6h 28min
Milwaukee
6h 28min · Bus
Minneapolis

Train from MKE Milwaukee to MSP Saint Paul from $71 with Amtrak

Train
MKE to MSP
$71
6h 39min
  • Amtrak $94
    Train · 1 stops 9h 40min
    MKA
    1h 43min · Train Hiawatha Service
    CHI
    7h 57min · Train Empire Builder
    MSP
  • Amtrak $71
    Train · 1 stop 6h 39min
    MKE
    6h 39min · Train Empire Builder
    MSP

Flight from MKE Milwaukee to MSP Minneapolis from $118 with United, Southwest Airlines, Alaska Airlines

Flight
MKE to MSP
$118
1h 15min
  • United flight to MSP
    United
    From $117
  • Southwest Airlines flight to MSP
    Southwest Airlines
    From $255
  • Alaska Airlines flight to MSP
    Alaska Airlines
    From $1,573

Bus from Milwaukee to Saint Paul from $16 with Greyhound

Bus
Milwaukee to Saint Paul
$16
5h 59min
Milwaukee
5h 59min · Bus
Saint Paul

Flight from MKE Milwaukee to STC Saint Cloud from $265

Flight
MKE to STC
$265
5h 35min
MKE
5h 35min · Flight
STC

Train from SVT Sturtevant to MSP Saint Paul from $91 with Amtrak

Train
SVT to MSP
$91
9h 19min
SVT
1h 22min · Train Hiawatha Service
CHI
7h 57min · Train Empire Builder
MSP

Flight from MSN Madison to MSP Minneapolis from $227 with United, Alaska Airlines

Flight
MSN to MSP
$227
3h 41min
  • United flight to MSP
    United
    From $226
  • Alaska Airlines flight to MSP
    Alaska Airlines
    From $1,245
Bus
Madison to Minneapolis
$23
5h 10min
  • Megabus $29
    Bus 5h 10min
    Madison
    5h 10min · Bus
    Minneapolis
  • Greyhound $23
    Bus 5h 49min
    Madison
    5h 49min · Bus
    Minneapolis
Train
MKE to RDW
$65
5h 50min
MKE
5h 50min · Train Empire Builder
RDW
Flight
ORD to MSP
$40
1h 29min
ORD
1h 29min · Flight
MSP
Bus
Chicago to Minneapolis
$26
10h 5min
Chicago
10h 5min · Bus
Minneapolis
Drive
Milwaukee to Minneapolis
$31
7h 26min
Milwaukee
7h 26min · Drive
Minneapolis