Train Houston TX - Minneapolis MN

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Travel information

Information about the train from Houston to Minneapolis. The train is one of the safest modes of transportation in existence, and offers a comfortable atmosphere for you to relax on your journey from Houston to Minneapolis. Best of all, getting from Houston to Minneapolis is budget-friendly, with train tickets starting at just $305. This is an estimate, so please contact the train ticket seller directly for precise information.


According to our database, the best route to go from Houston to Minneapolis is through Osceola and St. Paul. Take a look at the route we propose for this trip. We show you all available schedules for each train trip.

St. Paul

Tickets and schedules

Step 1

Houston, TX - Amtrak Station (HOS)

Osceola, IA (OSC)

31h 4m



Step 2

Osceola Station

St. Paul Station

22h 20m


Amtrak California Zephyr

Osceola Station

St. Paul Station

107h 34m


Amtrak California Zephyr

Step 3
Instructions Station Distance Duration
Walk to 10th Street Station & Platform 0.6km 8m
Light rail towards Westbound to Mpls-Target Field 10th Street Station & Platform 11.5km 25m
Stadium Village Station
Metro Transit
Walk to 23rd Ave SE & Transitway / 6th St SE 0.2km 2m
Bus towards Westbound 121 Campus Connector 23rd Ave SE & Transitway / 6th St SE 0.9km 1m
4th St SE & Ridder Arena
University of Minnesota

Frequently asked questions

How can I get cheap train tickets to go from Houston to Minneapolis?

If you want to get cheap train tickets from Houston to Minneapolis we recommend that you book in advance as the best Amtrak, Amtrak California Zephyr tickets sell out fast.The cheapest ticket is usually $305 and the most expensive one to go to Minneapolis is approximately $564. .Remember that you must also add the cost of the journey: St. Paul -> Minneapolis

What time is the first train from Houston?

The first trains for the route we propose are:
Houston -> Osceola: 13:05
Osceola -> St. Paul: 07:40
St. Paul -> Minneapolis: -

What companies can help me on my trip?

The companies that can help you are: Amtrak, Amtrak California Zephyr.

How can I get ticket refund on Amtrak, Amtrak California Zephyr?

Each company has its rules and depending on the ticket, price, and offer different refund policies apply. We recommend that you contact the company where you bought the ticket to get a solution.

Why do I see more than one step on the route Houston - Minneapolis?

In Goticket we try to give a solution for every trip the user asks. Sometimes is not possible but we do our best to group different train direct routes to in order to create a multi-step journey that satisfies the user. This is the route we recommend::
1.- Houston -> Osceola
2.- Osceola -> St. Paul
3.- St. Paul -> Minneapolis

How far is Houston from Minneapolis?

The approximate distance between the two places is 1975 km. With the route we propose, it will take approximately 54h (plus the time it takes to you to make: St. Paul -> Minneapolis).

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