There are 8 ways to get from Iowa City to New Mexico by plane, taxi, car, bus or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Santa Fe  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Santa Fe (SAF) CID - SAF

$292 - $1,171

Cheapest option

Bus  •  24 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City, IA to Des Moines, IA
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO 803 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Oklahoma City, Ok
  4. Take the bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Albuquerque, Nm

$167 - $339

6 alternative options

Fly to Roswell  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Roswell (ROW) CID - ROW

$379 - $1,553

Fly to Albuquerque  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Albuquerque (ABQ) CID - ABQ

$323 - $1,432

Fly to Durango, taxi  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Durango (DRO) CID - DRO
  2. Take a taxi from Durango to Farmington

$382 - $1,291

Fly to Cortez, drive  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Cortez (CEZ) CID - CEZ
  2. Drive from Cortez to Farmington

$308 - $1,341

Bus, train  •  27 h 34 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 Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center

$201 - $526

Drive  •  18 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Iowa City to Albuquerque 1209.1 miles

$110 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iowa City to New Mexico is to drive which costs $110 - $180 and takes 18 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iowa City to New Mexico is to fly which costs $290 - $1,200 and takes 6 h 10 min.

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The distance between Iowa City and New Mexico is 930 miles. The road distance is 1209.1 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Iowa City to New Mexico, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Iowa City to New Mexico. However, there are services departing from Iowa City, IA and arriving at Albuquerque, Nm via Des Moines, IA, Kansas City, Mo and Oklahoma City, Ok. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 31 min.

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There are one+ hotels available in New Mexico. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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New Mexico is 1 h behind Iowa City. It is currently 3:07 PM in Iowa City and 2:07 PM in New Mexico.

Map of how to get from Iowa City to New Mexico.
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  • Distance: 929.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Iowa City, IA, USA and New Mexico, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Frontier Airlines fly from Iowa City to Santa Fe every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Iowa City to Albuquerque via Des Moines, IA, Kansas City, MO, Kansas City, Mo, and Oklahoma City, Ok in around 24 h 31 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Santa Fe via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Santa Fe via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Roswell via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Roswell via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Roswell via Chicago O'Hare, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Roswell via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Durango via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Durango via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,900
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Durango via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Santa Fe via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Durango via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Durango via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Cortez via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Cortez via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Cortez via Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Albuquerque via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Cortez via Minneapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Galesburg Amtrak to Albuquerque Alvarado Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
23 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$320 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Iowa City, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Oklahoma City, Ok
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Albuquerque, Nm
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Other operators
Taxi from Durango to Farmington
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Durango Taxi
Phone
+1 970-259-4818

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