There are 10 ways to get from Iowa to Texas by plane, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Omaha to Dallas  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Dallas (DAL) OMA - DAL

$288 - $442

Cheapest option

Bus via Houston, TX  •  21 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO 803 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas/Forth Worth to Houston, TX

$123 - $247

8 alternative options

Fly Omaha to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) OMA - DFW

$192 - $436

Fly Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Des Moines (DSM) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) DSM - DFW

$218 - $911

Fly Cedar Rapids to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) CID - DFW

$294 - $1,192

Fly Omaha to Houston  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Houston (IAH) OMA - IAH

$213 - $930

Fly Sioux City to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Sioux City (SUX) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) SUX - DFW

$140 - $489

Fly Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) MLI - DFW

$189 - $820

Bus  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO 803 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx

$124 - $275

Drive  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Des Moines to Houston 939.5 miles

$90 - $140

What companies run services between Iowa, USA and Texas, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Council Bluffs to Dallas 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Des Moines to Houston via Kansas City, MO, Kansas City, Mo, and Dallas, Tx in around 20 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Houston via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Sioux City to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Omaha to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Houston
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Omaha to Houston
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Omaha to Houston via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Houston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Houston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Omaha to Houston via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Dallas
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Dallas via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$430 - $850
Bus operators
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
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Houston, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Iowa and Texas is 1251 km. The road distance is 1503 km.

The cheapest way to get from Iowa to Texas is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 15 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Iowa to Texas is to fly which takes 2 h 26 min and costs $190 - $440.

No, there is no direct bus from Iowa to Texas. However, there are services departing from Des Moines, IA and arriving at Houston, Tx via Kansas City, Mo and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Iowa to Texas, including transfers.