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There are 8 ways to get from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City by plane, bus, car or train

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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Fly to Cedar Rapids  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Myrtle Beach (MYR) to Cedar Rapids (CID) MYR - CID

$226 - $1,035

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Bus  •  31h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Savannah
  2. Take the bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  4. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City - Coralville

$138 - $203

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Fly to Moline, bus  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Myrtle Beach (MYR) to Moline (MLI) MYR - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

$216 - $1,021

Drive, train, bus  •  34h 16m

  1. Drive from Myrtle Beach to Dillon Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Dillon Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Chicago, IL
  5. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City - Coralville

$165 - $255

Bus, train  •  36h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach to Raleigh, NC
  2. Take the train from Raleigh Union Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  4. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
  5. Take the bus from Naperville, IL to Iowa City, IA

$200 - $323

Bus via St. Louis  •  36h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Charleston
  2. Take the bus from Charleston to Atlanta, GA
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
  4. Take the bus from St Louis, MO to Iowa City, IA

$168 - $283

Bus, train via Charlottesville  •  39h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Myrtle Beach to Raleigh, NC
  2. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
  4. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
  6. Take the bus from Naperville, IL to Iowa City, IA

$202 - $327

Drive  •  19h 13m

  1. Drive from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City 1131.2 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City is to drive which costs $110 - $160 and takes 19h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City is to fly which costs $220 - $1,100 and takes 6h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City. However, there are services departing from Myrtle Beach, SC and arriving at Iowa City - Coralville via Savannah, Ga, Peachtree St @ Wall St, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 45m.

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The distance between Myrtle Beach and Iowa City is 888 miles. The road distance is 1131.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City without a car is to bus which takes 31h 45m and costs $130 - $210.

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It takes approximately 6h 25m to get from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City, including transfers.

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Myrtle Beach to Iowa City bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, depart from Myrtle Beach, SC station.

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The best way to get from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City is to fly which takes 6h 25m and costs $220 - $1,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $210 and takes 31h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from Myrtle Beach Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 34m and has one stopover.

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Myrtle Beach to Iowa City bus services, operated by Windstar, arrive at Iowa City - Coralville station.

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Map of how to get from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City.
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  • Distance: 887.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 25m

What companies run services between Myrtle Beach, SC, USA and Iowa City, IA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City via Savannah, Savannah, Ga, Atlanta, Ga, Peachtree St @ Wall St, Peachtree Center Ave @ Peachtree St, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, and Chicago, IL in around 31h 45m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via New York La Guardia, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 9m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via Boston, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Reagan Washington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via New York La Guardia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 59m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Myrtle Beach to Moline via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 53m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Dillon Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from Washington Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
15h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Business Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Raleigh Union Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Premium
$220 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$80 - $120
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Seat
$170 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Business Seat
$27 - $40
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Charlottesville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Seat
$55 - $80
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
21h 8m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Premium
$300 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Business Seat
$180 - $260
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
Metra
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Savannah
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach to Raleigh, NC
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Myrtle Beach, SC to Charleston
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
southeasternstages.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Savannah, Ga to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$55 - $80
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140
Bus from Raleigh, Nc to Greensboro, Nc
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $50
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Naperville, IL to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from St Louis, MO to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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More Questions & Answers

Iowa City is 1h behind Myrtle Beach. It is currently 2:55 AM in Myrtle Beach and 1:55 AM in Iowa City.

Yes, the driving distance between Myrtle Beach to Iowa City is 1131 miles. It takes approximately 19h 13m to drive from Myrtle Beach to Iowa City.

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United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Myrtle Beach Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Iowa City. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Myrtle Beach to Myrtle Beach Airport is to taxi which takes 6m and costs $10 - $13.

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