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There are 2 ways to get from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) by bus or car

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Bus  •  4 h 34 min

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

$32 - $52

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Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) 130 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID). However, there are services departing from Sw 9Th St / Sw Porter Ave, Dsm and arriving at Cedar Rapids via Platform G and Des Moines, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 34 min.

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The distance between Des Moines Airport (DSM) and Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) is 104 miles. The road distance is 130 miles.

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The best way to get from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 34 min and costs $30 - $55.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID), including transfers.

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Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Des Moines, IA station.

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Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Cedar Rapids station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) is 130 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID).

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There are 39+ hotels available in Cedar Rapids Airport (CID). Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID).
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  • Distance: 104.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Des Moines Airport (DSM), USA and Cedar Rapids Airport (CID), USA?

Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Des Moines Airport (DSM) to Cedar Rapids Airport (CID) once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

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