There are 9 ways to get from Iowa to Toronto by plane, bus, train 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 from Omaha  •  3 h

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Toronto (YYZ) OMA - YYZ

$176 - $1,136

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  30 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Naperville, IL
  2. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On

$100 - $244

7 alternative options

Fly from Cedar Rapids  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Toronto (YYZ) CID - YYZ

$228 - $1,462

Fly from Moline  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Toronto (YYZ) MLI - YYZ

$133 - $990

Bus, Megabus, train  •  17 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Detroit, MI - Cass/Woodward
  3. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto

Bus, train via Detroit Amtrak  •  19 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
  3. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto

Bus Greyhound Canada  •  20 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL East Bound
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto, ON 5509 / 5534 / ...

Bus, train  •  30 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
  2. Take the train from Ottumwa Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Buffalo to Toronto

$183 - $481

Drive  •  14 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Des Moines to Toronto 833.5 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iowa to Toronto is to drive which costs $110 - $160 and takes 14 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iowa to Toronto is to fly which takes 3 h and costs $170 - $1,200.

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The distance between Iowa and Toronto is 1151 km. The road distance is 1334 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Iowa to Toronto, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Iowa to Toronto. However, there are services departing from E University Ave / Penn Ave, Dsm and arriving at Toronto, ON via Des Moines, IA and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 26 min.

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What companies run services between Iowa, USA and Toronto, ON, Canada?

Air Canada, Delta and two other airlines fly from Council Bluffs to Toronto hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Des Moines to Toronto via Platform C, Des Moines, IA, Chicago, IL, and Chicago, IL in around 20 h 26 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Omaha to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Omaha to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,100
Flights from Moline to Toronto via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Moline to Toronto via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Moline to Toronto via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Toronto via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $2,000
Flights from Moline to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Moline to Toronto via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Omaha to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,000
Flights from Moline to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $950
Flights from Moline to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Omaha to Toronto
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Omaha to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Toronto via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $220
Train from Buffalo to Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Detroit Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Ottumwa Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Megabus
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Kalamazoo, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Chicago, IL to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $120
Refundable
$85 - $130
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Naperville, IL
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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