Directions from Iowa City to Colorado Springs

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Recommended option

Fly Cedar Rapids to Colorado Springs  •  5 h 57 min

  1. CID - COS

$392 - $1,671

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 6 min

$135 - $204

5 alternative options

Fly Cedar Rapids to Pueblo, bus  •  8 h

  1. CID - PUB

$559 - $2,487

Fly Cedar Rapids to Denver  •  6 h 52 min

  1. CID - DEN

$212 - $791

Bus to Moline, fly to Denver  •  7 h 29 min

  1. MLI - DEN

$224 - $922

Bus, train  •  19 h 18 min

$164 - $403

Drive  •  13 h 5 min

  1. 859.9 miles

$80 - $130

What companies run services between Iowa City, IA, USA and Colorado Springs, CO, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Frontier Airlines fly from Iowa City to Colorado Springs hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iowa City to Colorado Springs via Des Moines, IA, Denver, CO, and Denver, Co in around 19 h 6 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Colorado Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Pueblo via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,400
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Pueblo via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Moline to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Colorado Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Colorado Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Denver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Denver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Moline to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Ottumwa Amtrak to Denver Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pueblo, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
Bus from Denver, Co to Colorado Springs, Co
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Iowa City - Coralville to Moline Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Iowa City, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Denver, CO
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Iowa City, IA to Mt. Pleasant, IL
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Mt. Pleasant, IL to Ottumwa, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Iowa City and Colorado Springs is 1170 km. The road distance is 1376 km.

The cheapest way to get from Iowa City to Colorado Springs is to drive which costs $80 - $130 and takes 13 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Iowa City to Colorado Springs is to fly which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $390 - $1,700.

No, there is no direct bus from Iowa City to Colorado Springs. However, there are services departing from Iowa City, IA and arriving at Colorado Springs, Co via Des Moines, IA and Denver, Co. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Iowa City to Colorado Springs, including transfers.