Travel from Iowa to Texas

Bus or fly from Iowa to Texas?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Council Bluffs to Arlington 4 times a day. Alternatively, Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Des Moines to Houston hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. 4 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Iowa to Texas

From Council Bluffs taxi to Omaha airport, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, then taxi to Arlington. 2 h 24 min $316. From Council Bluffs taxi to Omaha airport, fly to Dallas airport, line 524 bus to Inwood/Love Field Station, then tram to Dallas. 2 h 34 min $412. From Cedar Rapids taxi to Cedar Rapids airport, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, then taxi to Arlington. 2 h 46 min $551. From Council Bluffs taxi to Omaha airport, fly to Houston airport, then bus to Houston. 3 h 39 min $528. From E University Ave / Penn Ave, Dsm line 17 bus to Platform L, line 8 bus to Des Moines airport, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, then taxi to Arlington. 4 h 44 min $512. From Davenport, IA bus to Moline, IL, walk to Moline, IL, bus to Moline airport, fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth airport, then taxi to Arlington. 4 h 34 min $456. From Des Moines, IA bus to Kansas City, KS, bus to Lamar @ Commerce - N - Ns, line 011 bus to Dallas/Forth Worth, bus to Louisiana St @ St Joseph Pkwy, then line 265 bus to Louisiana St @ Franklin St. 22 h 18 min $151. From Des Moines, IA bus to Kansas City, KS, bus to Dallas, TX, bus to Travis St @ St Joseph Pkwy, then line 082 bus to Congress St @ Smith St. 22 h 19 min $152. From Des Moines drive to Houston. 15 h 25 min $112.
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    Iowa to Texas:

    1. Trip:
      1 Fly Omaha to Dallas/Ft.Worth
      • One-Way approx: USD $192 - $436
      • Duration: 2 h 24 min
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        1 Fly Omaha to Dallas/Ft.Worth
        • One-Way approx: USD $192 - $436
        • Duration: 2 h 24 min
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      2 Fly Omaha to Dallas
      • One-Way approx: USD $288 - $442
      • Duration: 2 h 34 min
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        2 Fly Omaha to Dallas
        • One-Way approx: USD $288 - $442
        • Duration: 2 h 34 min
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      3 Fly Cedar Rapids to Dallas/Ft.Worth
      • One-Way approx: USD $264 - $892
      • Duration: 2 h 46 min
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        3 Fly Cedar Rapids to Dallas/Ft.Worth
        • One-Way approx: USD $264 - $892
        • Duration: 2 h 46 min
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      4 Fly Omaha to Houston
      • One-Way approx: USD $214 - $928
      • Duration: 3 h 39 min
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        4 Fly Omaha to Houston
        • One-Way approx: USD $214 - $928
        • Duration: 3 h 39 min
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      5 Fly Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth
      • One-Way approx: USD $203 - $893
      • Duration: 4 h 44 min
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        5 Fly Des Moines to Dallas/Ft.Worth
        • One-Way approx: USD $203 - $893
        • Duration: 4 h 44 min
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      6 Fly Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth
      • One-Way approx: USD $189 - $820
      • Duration: 4 h 34 min
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        6 Fly Moline to Dallas/Ft.Worth
        • One-Way approx: USD $189 - $820
        • Duration: 4 h 34 min
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      7 Bus via Dallas/Forth Worth
      • One-Way approx: USD $124 - $245
      • Duration: 22 h 18 min
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        • Duration: 22 h 18 min
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      8 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $118 - $277
      • Duration: 22 h 19 min
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      9 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $90 - $140
      • Duration: 15 h 25 min
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        • Duration: 15 h 25 min
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