There are 2 ways to get from Iowa City to Kirksville by bus, train 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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Bus, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City, IA to Davenport, IA
  2. Take the bus from Davenport, IA to Galesburg Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Galesburg Amtrak to La Plata Amtrak

$111 - $196

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Iowa City to Kirksville 160.5 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Iowa City to Kirksville is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iowa City to Kirksville is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Iowa City and Kirksville is 116 miles. The road distance is 160.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Iowa City to Kirksville, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Iowa City, IA, USA and Kirksville, MO, USA?

There is no direct connection from Iowa City to Kirksville. However, you can take the bus to Davenport, IA, take the bus to Galesburg Amtrak, take the train to La Plata Amtrak, then take the taxi to Kirksville. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Kirksville.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Galesburg Amtrak to La Plata Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Iowa City, IA to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Davenport, IA to Galesburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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