There are 3 ways to get from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University by bus or car

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Bus via Ames, IA  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to Ames, IA 1486

$31 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Ames, IA 1485

$31 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University 109.9 miles

$10 - $16

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No, there is no direct bus from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University. However, there are services departing from Gtc and arriving at Ames, IA via Cedar Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Cedar Rapids and Iowa State University is 104 miles. The road distance is 109.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University, including transfers.

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Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Cedar Rapids station.

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Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Ames, IA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University is 110 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Iowa State University. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University.
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  • Distance: 103.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Cedar Rapids, IA, USA and Iowa State University, IA, USA?

Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Cedar Rapids to Iowa State University once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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