There are 10 ways to get from Baltimore to Iowa City by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly Baltimore to Cedar Rapids  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Cedar Rapids (CID) BWI - CID

$214 - $987

Cheapest option

Bus via Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Chicago, Il 1607
  2. Take the bus from Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall to Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa 731ia

$95 - $213

8 alternative options

Fly Baltimore to Moline, bus  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Moline (MLI) BWI - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

Train to Reagan Washington, fly to Cedar Rapids  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Cedar Rapids (CID) DCA - CID

$336 - $797

Fly Baltimore to Chicago Midway, bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Chicago Midway (MDW) BWI - MDW
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA

$126 - $471

Train, bus  •  25 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA

$187 - $530

Bus  •  25 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Chicago Amtrak, Il 4447
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA 1205 / ...

$103 - $251

Train, bus via Galesburg Amtrak  •  27 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Davenport, IA
  5. Take the bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA

$245 - $635

Train, bus #2  •  31 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA 1205 / ...

$156 - $431

Drive  •  14 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Iowa City 910.9 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Iowa City is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Iowa City is to fly which costs $210 - $1,000 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Iowa City is 805 miles. The road distance is 910.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Baltimore to Iowa City, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Iowa City. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Iowa City, IA via Clinton & Madison and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 51 min.

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What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Iowa City, IA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Baltimore to Iowa City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Iowa City via Chicago, Il, UIC-Halsted, Rosemont, Rosemont CTA Station, Perimeter/West Dr., and Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall in around 23 h 57 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Moline via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Baltimore to Chicago Midway via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Moline via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Baltimore to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Baltimore to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Flights from Reagan Washington to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall to Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Book at
busline.com

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