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There are 9 ways to get from Iowa City to Valparaiso University by bus, train, night bus, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  6h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City - Coralville to Chicago, IL Lincoln / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Burns Harbor, IN Chicago / ...

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Bus via Iowa City, Ia  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City, Ia to Chicago, Il Btw1204 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Burns Harbor, IN Chicago / ...

Bus, train  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City, Ia to Chicago, Il Btw1204 / ...
  2. Take the train from Millennium Station to Dune Park Ssl

Night bus, bus  •  6h 41m

  1. Take the night bus from Iowa City, Ia to Chicago, Il Btw1202
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Burns Harbor, IN Chicago / ...

Drive  •  4h 27m

  1. Drive from Iowa City to Valparaiso University 260.9 miles

Bus to Moline, fly, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City - Coralville to Moline Airport
  2. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MLI - ORD
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Bus to Cedar Rapids, fly, train, taxi  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Court St Transportation Center to GTC Bay 9
  2. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CID - ORD
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park
  4. Take a taxi from Dune Park to Valparaiso University

Bus to Burlington, fly, train  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Iowa City, Ia to Burlington, Ia
  2. Fly from Burlington (BRL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BRL - ORD
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Bus to Waterloo, fly, train  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids, Ia to Waterloo, Ia
  2. Fly from Waterloo (ALO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ALO - ORD
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park
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The cost-effective way to get from Iowa City to Valparaiso University is to drive, which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Iowa City to Valparaiso University is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 27m.

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The distance between Iowa City and Valparaiso University is 234 miles. The road distance is 260.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Iowa City to Valparaiso University without a car is to bus which takes 6h 39m and costs $90 - $170.

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It takes approximately 6h 39m to get from Iowa City to Valparaiso University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Moline Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Iowa City to Valparaiso University is 261 miles. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from Iowa City to Valparaiso University.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Moline Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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Map of how to get from Iowa City to Valparaiso University.
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  • Distance: 233.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h 39m

What companies run services between Iowa City, IA, USA and Valparaiso University, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Iowa City to Valparaiso University via Chicago, IL, Chicago, and Burns Harbor, IN in around 6h 39m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Moline to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $550
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Flights from Waterloo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Moline to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Burlington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Millennium Station to Dune Park
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Iowa City - Coralville to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $60
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Bus from Iowa City - Coralville to Moline Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Burlington Trailways
Phone
1(800) 992-4618
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Iowa City, Ia to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Iowa City, Ia to Burlington, Ia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids, Ia to Waterloo, Ia
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
380Express
Phone
+1-319-362-0375
Website
380express.com
Bus from Court St Transportation Center to GTC Bay 9
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
380express.com
Other operators
Taxi from Dune Park to Valparaiso University
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Krazy Cab of NWI
Phone
+1 219-763-1675
Website
krazycab.com

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