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Duration 32h 45m
Distance 1203.6 miles
Average price $145
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The bus between Massachusetts and Iowa City takes 32h 45m. The bus runs, on average, 2 times per week from Massachusetts to Iowa City. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Boston, MA Oak & Harrison
  2. New York
  3. Chicago, IL
  4. Iowa City
25h 6m
$120 - $169

Massachusetts to Iowa City bus times

Buses run twice a week between Boston and Iowa City. The service departs Boston at 07:30 in the morning, which arrives into Iowa City at 15:15. All services require a transfer, and take on average 32h 45m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

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No, there is no direct bus from Massachusetts to Iowa City. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA Oak & Harrison and arriving at Iowa City - Coralville via New York, Archer & Red Line Station and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 6m.

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The distance between Massachusetts and Iowa City is 1006 miles. The road distance is 1203.6 miles.

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Massachusetts to Iowa City bus services, operated by Coach Run, depart from Boston, MA Oak & Harrison station.

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Massachusetts to Iowa City bus services, operated by Windstar, arrive at Iowa City - Coralville station.

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Iowa City is 1h behind Massachusetts. It is currently 2:52 PM in Massachusetts and 1:52 PM in Iowa City.

There are 35+ hotels available in Iowa City. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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