There are 11 ways to get from Iowa to West Virginia by plane, train, 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 Pittsburgh  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Pittsburgh (PIT) OMA - PIT

$267 - $971

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Kansas City, MO 803 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv

$129 - $280

9 alternative options

Fly Moline to Charleston  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Charleston (CRW) MLI - CRW

$261 - $1,246

Fly Moline to Pittsburgh  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Pittsburgh (PIT) MLI - PIT

$234 - $925

Fly Moline to Clarksburg  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Moline (MLI) to Clarksburg (CKB) MLI - CKB

$229 - $930

Fly Omaha to Reagan Washington, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) OMA - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center

$212 - $888

Fly Des Moines to Reagan Washington, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Des Moines (DSM) to Reagan Washington (DCA) DSM - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center

$208 - $493

Bus, train  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL 1202 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak Cardinal

$136 - $298

Bus via Chicago, IL  •  21 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv

Bus, train via Ottumwa, IA  •  23 h 57 min

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

$178 - $422

Drive  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Des Moines to Charleston 779.8 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Iowa to West Virginia is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 13 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Iowa to West Virginia is to fly which costs $260 - $1,000 and takes 4 h 6 min.

More details

The distance between Iowa and West Virginia is 703 miles. The road distance is 779.8 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Iowa to West Virginia, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Iowa to West Virginia. However, there are services departing from E University Ave / Penn Ave, Dsm and arriving at Charleston, Wv via Des Moines, IA, Chicago, IL and Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 50 min.

More details

What companies run services between Iowa, USA and West Virginia, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Council Bluffs to Weirton Heights hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Des Moines to Charleston via Platform C, Des Moines, IA, Chicago, IL, Chicago, IL, Columbus, OH, and Columbus, Oh in around 21 h 50 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Moline to Clarksburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Moline to Clarksburg via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Moline to Clarksburg via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Omaha to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Chicago O'Hare, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Moline to Charleston via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Moline to Pittsburgh via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Flights from Des Moines to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station Amtrak to Martinsburg Caperton Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Charleston Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $470
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
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Monroe, IA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Monroe, IA to Ottumwa, IA
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
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
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 Columbus, Oh to Charleston, Wv
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
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

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