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There are 7 ways to get from Manhattan to Iowa State University by shuttle, bus, 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.

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Shuttle, bus  •  8h 43m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Ames, IA 804 / ...

$103 - $142

6 alternative options

Shuttle, bus via Des Moines, IA  •  8h 53m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
  2. Take the bus from Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Des Moines, IA 802 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA 806 / ...

$113 - $154

Drive  •  5h 43m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Iowa State University 351.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Manhattan to Des Moines  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Des Moines (DSM) MHK - DSM

$347 - $1,372

Shuttle to Kansas City, fly to Des Moines  •  8h 53m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Kansas City International Airport, MO
  2. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Des Moines (DSM) MCI - DSM

$312 - $1,000

Fly Manhattan to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  11h 34m

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Cedar Rapids (CID) MHK - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Ames, IA

$354 - $1,574

Fly Manhattan to Waterloo, bus  •  9h 57m

  1. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Waterloo (ALO) MHK - ALO
  2. Take the bus from Waterloo, IA to Ames, IA

$408 - $1,708

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Iowa State University is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Iowa State University is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5h 43m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Iowa State University is 251 miles. The road distance is 351.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Iowa State University without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 8h 43m and costs $100 - $150.

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It takes approximately 8h 43m to get from Manhattan to Iowa State University, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manhattan Airport to Des Moines Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 13m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Iowa State University is 352 miles. It takes approximately 5h 43m to drive from Manhattan to Iowa State University.

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American Airlines offers flights from Manhattan Airport to Des Moines Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Iowa State University. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Manhattan Airport is to taxi which takes 11m and costs $29 - $35.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to Iowa State University.
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  • Distance: 250.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 43m

What companies run services between Manhattan, KS, USA and Iowa State University, IA, USA?

American Airlines flies from Manhattan to Iowa State University every 3 hours.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Manhattan to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Manhattan to Des Moines via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Manhattan to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Manhattan to Des Moines via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Manhattan to Des Moines via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Manhattan to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Manhattan to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Manhattan to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Manhattan to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,800
Flights from Manhattan to Waterloo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Denver
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Des Moines via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Bus operators
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Kansas City International Airport, MO
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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 Topeka, Ks to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids,IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Waterloo, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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