How much does it cost to transfer a vehicle?

The transfer fee is based many factors such as the age and the amount paid for the vehicle.

You can stop in with your vehicle identification number (VIN) or plate number and we are glad to calculate the fees for you. Due to COVID-19, expect possible longer than usual wait times.

See a list of general title transfer fees (PDF).

For further information visit the Department of Public Safety (DPS) website or contact the DPS at 651-297-2126.

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1. I lost my Minnesota title: how can I get a new one?
2. How do I request a duplicate set of vehicle registration tabs?
3. How do I request a new set of plates?
4. I don't have my renewal notice: can I still buy tabs?
5. I just moved here from out of state: what do I need to register my vehicle?
6. I paid off my car loan and have a lien release - now what?
7. How much does it cost to transfer a vehicle?
8. What do you accept for insurance on title transfers and tab renewals?
9. How can I find out what I paid last year for my tabs?
10. I've sold a vehicle - how do I report the sale?
11. Can I transfer my special plate now?
12. How can I reach the state with addition driver/vehicle questions?