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There are 6 ways to get from Fort Worth to Iowa State University by train, plane, bus, night bus 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.

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Train, fly to Des Moines  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
  2. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Des Moines (DSM) DFW - DSM

$198 - $849

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Train, night bus, bus  •  19 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Union Station Tre
  2. Take the night bus from Dallas, Tx to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Ames, IA 804 / ...

$106 - $211

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Fly to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Cedar Rapids (CID) DFW - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to Ames, IA

$229 - $954

Train, bus  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Oklahoma City Amtrak Heartland Flyer
  2. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, OK to Ames, IA 802

$151 - $262

Bus  •  18 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Ames, IA 804 / ...

$110 - $236

Drive  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to Iowa State University 784.2 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Worth to Iowa State University is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 12 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Worth to Iowa State University is to train and fly which costs $190 - $850 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Worth to Iowa State University. However, there are services departing from Ft Worth, Tx and arriving at Ames, IA via Dallas, Tx and Kansas City, MO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 57 min.

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The distance between Fort Worth and Iowa State University is 677 miles. The road distance is 784.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to Iowa State University without a car is to train and bus which takes 18 h 8 min and costs $150 - $270.

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It takes approximately 6 h 14 min to get from Fort Worth to Iowa State University, including transfers.

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Fort Worth to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ft Worth, Tx station.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Des Moines Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Fort Worth to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Ames, IA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to Iowa State University is 784 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 27 min to drive from Fort Worth to Iowa State University.

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  • Distance: 677.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 14 min

What companies run services between Fort Worth, TX, USA and Iowa State University, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Worth to Iowa State University via Dallas, Tx, Kansas City, Mo, Kansas City, MO, and Ames, IA in around 18 h 57 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Des Moines via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Centreport Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Oklahoma City Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Oklahoma City, OK to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
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jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Des Moines Airport.

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

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