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There are 6 ways to get from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) by bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 98 bus, line 1 bus, line 7 bus  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the line 98 bus from E 1St St / Mercy North P&R, Ank to 3Rd St / Grand Ave, Dsm 98
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Grand Ave / 3Rd St, Dsm to Platform O 1 / ...
  3. Take the line 7 bus from Platform D to Sw 9Th St / Frazier Ave, Dsm 7

$3 - $4

5 alternative options

Taxi  •  25m

  1. Take a taxi from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) 18.6 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  25m

  1. Drive from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) 18.6 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  30m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ankeny, IA to Des Moines International Airport, IA

$31

Towncar  •  25m

  1. Take a town car from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport 18.6 miles

$16 - $180

Uber  •  25m

  1. Take an Uber from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) 18.6 miles

$21 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) is to taxi which costs $40 - $55 and takes 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM). However, there are services departing from E 1St St / Mercy North P&R, Ank and arriving at Sw 9Th St / Frazier Ave, Dsm via Grand Ave / 3Rd St, Dsm and Platform D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Ankeny and Des Moines Airport (DSM) is 14 miles. The road distance is 18.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) without a car is to line 98 bus and line 1 bus and line 7 bus which takes 1h 3m and costs $2 - $4.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM), including transfers.

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Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) bus services, operated by Des Moines Regional Transport, depart from E 1St St / Mercy North P&R, Ank station.

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Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) bus services, operated by Des Moines Regional Transport, arrive at Sw 9Th St / Frazier Ave, Dsm station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) is 19 miles. It takes approximately 25m to drive from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM).

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There are 110+ hotels available in Des Moines Airport (DSM). Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM).
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  • Distance: 13.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 3m

What companies run services between Ankeny, IA, USA and Des Moines Airport (DSM), USA?

You can take a bus from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM) via Grand Ave / 3Rd St, Dsm, Platform O, and Platform D in around 1h 3m.

Bus operators
Des Moines Regional Transport
Phone
+1 515-283-8100
Website
ridedart.com
Bus from E 1St St / Mercy North P&R, Ank to 3Rd St / Grand Ave, Dsm
Ave. Duration
17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ridedart.com
Bus from Grand Ave / 3Rd St, Dsm to Platform O
Ave. Duration
4m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ridedart.com
Bus from Platform D to Sw 9Th St / Frazier Ave, Dsm
Ave. Duration
11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ridedart.com
Executive Express
Website
executiveexpress.biz
Shuttle from Ankeny, IA to Des Moines International Airport, IA
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
executiveexpress.biz
Book at
executiveexpress.biz
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180
Uber Des Moines
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM)
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$21 - $28
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Ankeny to Des Moines Airport (DSM)
Ave. Duration
25m
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Freedom Taxicab
Phone
+1 515-289-9800
Capitol Cab
Phone
+1 515-243-1111

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