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There are 5 ways to get from Iowa City to Manitoba by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Winnipeg  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Winnipeg (YWG) CID - YWG

$392 - $1,529

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City, IA to Des Moines, IA
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN 802 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Grand Forks, ND 927
  4. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to US/Canadian Border
  5. Take the bus from US/Canadian Border to Winnipeg Airport

$183 - $269

3 alternative options

Fly to Grand Forks, bus, drive  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Grand Forks (GFK) CID - GFK
  2. Take the bus from Grand Forks, ND to US/Canadian Border
  3. Drive from US/Canadian Border to Winkler

$402 - $1,890

Fly to Minot, drive  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Minot (MOT) CID - MOT
  2. Drive from Minot to Brandon

$357 - $1,658

Drive  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Iowa City to Winnipeg 760.8 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iowa City to Manitoba is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 12 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iowa City to Manitoba is to fly which costs $390 - $1,600 and takes 8 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iowa City to Manitoba. However, there are services departing from Iowa City, IA and arriving at Eastbound Broadway at Osborne via Des Moines, IA, Minneapolis, MN, Grand Forks, ND, US/Canadian Border and Southbound Wellington at Greyhound Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 18 min.

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The distance between Iowa City and Manitoba is 960 miles. The road distance is 760.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Iowa City to Manitoba without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 18 min and costs $180 - $270.

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It takes approximately 8 h 12 min to get from Iowa City to Manitoba, including transfers.

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Iowa City to Manitoba bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Iowa City, IA station.

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The best way to get from Iowa City to Manitoba is to fly which takes 8 h 12 min and costs $390 - $1,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $180 - $270 and takes 22 h 18 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cedar Rapids Airport to Winnipeg Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 38 min and has one stopover.

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Iowa City to Manitoba bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Winnipeg Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Iowa City to Manitoba.
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  • Distance: 960.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 12 min

What companies run services between Iowa City, IA, USA and Manitoba, Canada?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Iowa City to Assiniboia hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iowa City to Winnipeg via Des Moines, IA, Minneapolis, MN, Grand Forks, ND, US/Canadian Border, Winnipeg Airport, and Southbound Wellington at Greyhound Terminal in around 22 h 18 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Winnipeg via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,900
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Winnipeg via Minneapolis, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Grand Forks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Grand Forks via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Grand Forks via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,400
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Minot via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Minot via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,900
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Minot via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Winnipeg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,800
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Winnipeg via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,100
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Minot via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Grand Forks, ND to US/Canadian Border
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Minneapolis, MN
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Grand Forks, ND
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from US/Canadian Border to Winnipeg Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways

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Yes, the driving distance between Iowa City to Manitoba is 761 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 49 min to drive from Iowa City to Manitoba.

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WestJet, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Cedar Rapids Airport to Winnipeg Airport.

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The best way to get from Iowa City to Cedar Rapids Airport is to line 1490 bus which takes 40 min and costs $16 - $23.

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