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There are 9 ways to get from Iowa to West Virginia by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Moline to Charleston  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Charleston (CRW) MLI - CRW

$288 - $1,259

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Bus Burlington Trailways  •  20h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Richmond, IN
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Columbus, OH
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv

$117 - $201

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Fly Moline to Pittsburgh  •  4h 9m

  1. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MLI - PIT

$261 - $938

Fly Omaha to Pittsburgh  •  4h 26m

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) OMA - PIT

$267 - $971

Fly Des Moines to Reagan Washington, train  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Des Moines (DSM) to Reagan Washington (DCA) DSM - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Amtrak Station

$208 - $493

Fly Omaha to Reagan Washington, train  •  5h 47m

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) OMA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Amtrak Station

$212 - $888

Bus, train  •  22h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
  2. Take the train from Ottumwa Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Charleston Amtrak Station

$154 - $383

Bus via Chicago, IL  •  23h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Warsaw, IN
  3. Take the bus from Warsaw, IN to Columbus, OH
  4. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv

Drive  •  13h 13m

  1. Drive from Des Moines to Charleston 779.8 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Iowa to West Virginia is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 13h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Iowa to West Virginia is to fly which costs $260 - $950 and takes 4h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iowa to West Virginia. However, there are services departing from Des Moines, IA and arriving at Charleston, Wv via Indianapolis, IN, Richmond, IN and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 50m.

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The distance between Iowa and West Virginia is 703 miles. The road distance is 779.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Iowa to West Virginia without a car is to bus which takes 20h 50m and costs $110 - $210.

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It takes approximately 6h 14m to get from Iowa to West Virginia, including transfers.

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Iowa to West Virginia bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Des Moines, IA station.

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The best way to get from Iowa to West Virginia is to fly which takes 6h 14m and costs $280 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $110 - $210 and takes 20h 50m.

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There is no direct flight from Moline Airport to Charleston Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 55m and has one stopover.

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Iowa to West Virginia bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charleston, Wv station.

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Map of how to get from Iowa to West Virginia.
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  • Distance: 703.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 14m

What companies run services between Iowa, USA and West Virginia, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Davenport to Charleston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Des Moines to Charleston via Indianapolis, IN, Richmond, IN, Columbus, OH, and Columbus, Oh in around 20h 50m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Ottumwa Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to Charleston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 36m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $470
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Book at
baronsbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Warsaw, IN
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Warsaw, IN to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Book at
hoosierride.com

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West Virginia is 1h ahead of Iowa. It is currently 1:49 AM in Iowa and 2:49 AM in West Virginia.

Yes, the driving distance between Iowa to West Virginia is 780 miles. It takes approximately 13h 13m to drive from Iowa to West Virginia.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Moline Airport to Charleston Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in West Virginia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Iowa to Moline Airport is to taxi which takes 12m and costs $35 - $45.

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