There are 9 ways to get from Kenosha to Iowa City by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Kenosha, WI to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport Airport Express to Chicago O'hare
  2. Take the bus from Oakbrook. IL - Mall to Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa 731ia

$99 - $122

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Kenosha to Chicago OTC Up-N
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA 1205 / ...

$32 - $71

7 alternative options

Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Kenosha to Chicago OTC
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
  3. Take the bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA

$53 - $101

Train, bus via Galesburg Amtrak  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kenosha to Chicago OTC
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Galesburg Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Davenport, IA
  4. Take the bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA

$88 - $173

Drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Kenosha to Iowa City 258.8 miles

$25 - $40

Train, fly to Cedar Rapids  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Kenosha to Clybourn
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cedar Rapids (CID) ORD - CID

$148 - $743

Train, fly to Moline, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Kenosha to Clybourn
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Moline (MLI) ORD - MLI
  3. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

Train, fly to Burlington, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Kenosha to Clybourn
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Burlington (BRL) ORD - BRL
  3. Take the bus from Burlington, IA to Iowa City, IA

$102 - $142

Train, fly to Waterloo, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Kenosha to Clybourn
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Waterloo (ALO) ORD - ALO
  3. Take the bus from Waterloo, IA to Cedar Rapids,IA

$193 - $757

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The cheapest way to get from Kenosha to Iowa City is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kenosha to Iowa City is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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The distance between Kenosha and Iowa City is 202 miles. The road distance is 258.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 1 min to get from Kenosha to Iowa City, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kenosha, WI, USA and Iowa City, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from Kenosha to Iowa City via Kenosha, WI, Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Airport, Oak Brook, IL - Oakbrook Mall, and Oakbrook. IL - Mall in around 7 h 1 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Moline
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $800
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Burlington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $120
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Kenosha to Chicago OTC
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Train from Kenosha to Clybourn
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Oakbrook. IL - Mall to Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Book at
busline.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Galesburg Amtrak to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Burlington, IA to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Waterloo, IA to Cedar Rapids,IA
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com

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