There are 2 ways to get from Cedar Falls to Des Moines by taxi, bus or car

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Recommended option

Taxi, bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. 1486

$163 - $201

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 123.4 miles

$12 - $18

What companies run services between Cedar Falls, IA, USA and Des Moines, IA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Cedar Falls to Des Moines. However, you can take the taxi to Marshalltown then take the bus to Des Moines, IA. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Des Moines.

Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Other operators
Taxi from Cedar Falls to Marshalltown
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Dolly's Taxi
+1 319-242-2011
First Call Taxi
+1 319-233-8294

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cedar Falls and Des Moines is 141 km. The road distance is 197 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cedar Falls to Des Moines is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Cedar Falls to Des Moines is to drive which takes 2 h 5 min and costs $12 - $18.

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Cedar Falls to Des Moines, including transfers.