Bus Chicago to Minneapolis and return

Cheap bus and train tickets for trips from Minneapolis to Chicago and return

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Finding the right bus from Chicago to Minneapolis just got that much easier. You can take advantage of our smart bus search to find the ideal option. Your desired route is offered by several different operators, including Jefferson Lines, megabus US and Busbud. If you're in a hurry, pick the fastest bus, which will get you from Minneapolis to Chicago in 8h 25m. If you want to save money, go for the most affordable option, which will only cost you $1.00. Just click the "Find Now" button and enjoy your trip!

Chicago to Minneapolis Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$1.00
Fastest Bus8h 35m
Distance354.9 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus US, Greyhound US, Jefferson Lines
  Bus Chicago - Minneapolis    355 mi
Ø Bus connections6 x
Savings-98%

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to Minneapolis

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      11:59 PM
      8:45 AM
    8 Mar
    +1
    megabus US
    from $1.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      11:59 PM
      8:45 AM
    7 Mar
    +1
    megabus US
    from $1.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      11:59 PM
      8:45 AM
    18 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      11:59 PM
      8:45 AM
    28 Jan
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      11:59 PM
      8:45 AM
    9 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      11:59 PM
      8:45 AM
    12 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      11:59 PM
      8:45 AM
    14 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      9:55 PM
      6:30 AM
    19 Mar
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $24.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      9:55 PM
      6:30 AM
    7 Mar
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $24.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      9:55 PM
      6:30 AM
    5 Feb
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $25.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      9:55 PM
      6:30 AM
    21 Jan
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $25.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      9:55 PM
      6:30 AM
    6 Feb
    +1
    Greyhound US
    from $25.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      9:55 PM
      6:30 AM
    3 Feb
    +1
    Jefferson Lines
    from $48.00
  • Chicago
    Minneapolis
      9:55 PM
      6:30 AM
    3 Feb
    +1
    Jefferson Lines
    from $48.00


  Bus Minneapolis - Chicago    355 mi
Ø Bus connections6 x
Savings-96%

The cheapest bus routes from Minneapolis to Chicago

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      11:40 PM
      9:00 AM
    10 Apr
    +1
    megabus US
    from $1.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      11:40 PM
      9:00 AM
    2 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      11:40 PM
      9:00 AM
    16 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      11:40 PM
      9:00 AM
    9 Apr
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      11:40 PM
      9:00 AM
    19 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $10.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      11:40 PM
      9:00 AM
    4 Feb
    +1
    megabus US
    from $19.99
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      7:10 AM
      3:15 PM
    12 Feb
    Jefferson Lines
    from $24.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      8:05 PM
      5:35 AM
    4 Feb
    +1
    Jefferson Lines
    from $24.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      6:40 AM
      3:15 PM
    4 Feb
    Greyhound US
    from $24.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      6:40 AM
      3:15 PM
    9 Apr
    Greyhound US
    from $24.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      8:05 PM
      5:35 AM
    9 Apr
    +1
    Jefferson Lines
    from $24.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      8:05 PM
      5:35 AM
    10 Apr
    +1
    Jefferson Lines
    from $24.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      6:40 AM
      3:15 PM
    10 Apr
    Greyhound US
    from $24.00
  • Minneapolis
    Chicago
      5:35 PM
      2:25 AM
    21 Jan
    +1
    megabus US
    from $24.99


Current ticket prices

You want to travel for as little money as possible? Then you should definitely consider taking a bus since it's one of the least expensive means of transportation. To get even more bang for your buck, make sure to compare fares because they are likely to vary. Sometimes, you can save that extra bit of money simply by taking an earlier bus. On the route Chicago - Minneapolis, fares currently start from $1.00. Another thing to consider is the traveling time: megabus US will get you to your destination in only 8h 25m, while other companies take a bit longer.

Bus stops in Chicago and Minneapolis

  Stations
3rd Avenue North 318, 55401 Minneapolis (USA)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also eco-friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as convenient as flying or taking the train. In recent years, companies have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to wireless internet at no extra cost. When taking a look at the search results displayed on our page, you can instantly see, which bus operator offers which comfort features. For instance, power plugs can be found on board the buses of one operator: Jefferson Lines.

A generous baggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's companies. Your trip from Minneapolis to Chicago can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Take a look at the exact location of the bus stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current offers for your Chicago – Minneapolis bus.

Chicago and Minneapolis: Useful Info

Chicago
2.70 Million
Minneapolis
422,331
Taxi
$4.65
$6.59
Chicago
Minneapolis
A cab ride in Chicago is 30% cheaper than in Minneapolis.
Local buses
$2.25
$2.00
Chicago
Minneapolis
A bus fare in Chicago is 12% more expensive than in Minneapolis.
Beer
$5.00
$5.00
Chicago
Minneapolis
A large beer in Chicago is 0% more expensive than in Minneapolis.
Water
$1.90
$1.84
Chicago
Minneapolis
A bottle of water in Chicago is 4% more expensive than in Minneapolis.
Meal
$10.74
$10.76
Chicago
Minneapolis
A meal in Chicago is 1% cheaper than in Minneapolis.
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