There are 3 ways to get from Des Moines to Marshalltown by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 51 min

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

$41 - $55

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Des Moines to Marshalltown 53.4 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Des Moines to Marshalltown 53.4 miles

$5 - $8

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

Burlington Trailways operates a bus from Des Moines to Marshalltown once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Other operators
Taxi from Des Moines to Marshalltown
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Capitol Cab
Phone
+1 515-243-1111
Freedom Taxicab
Phone
+1 515-289-9800
Website
cabmobile.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Des Moines to Marshalltown?

The distance between Des Moines and Marshalltown is 77 km. The road distance is 85 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Des Moines to Marshalltown?

The cheapest way to get from Des Moines to Marshalltown is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Des Moines to Marshalltown?

The quickest way to get from Des Moines to Marshalltown is to taxi which takes 59 min and costs $120 - $150.

How long does it take to get from Des Moines to Marshalltown?

It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Des Moines to Marshalltown, including transfers.