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There are 8 ways to get from New York to Cedar Rapids by plane, bus, train, shuttle or car

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Fly to Cedar Rapids  •  7h 45m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Cedar Rapids (CID) EWR - CID

$179 - $449

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  28h 51m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
  3. Take the bus from Davenport, IA to Cedar Rapids, IA

$130 - $320

6 alternative options

Fly to Moline, bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Moline (MLI) EWR - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

Fly to Dubuque, bus  •  12h

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Dubuque (DBQ) EWR - DBQ
  2. Take the bus from Dubuque, IA to Cedar Rapids,IA

$284 - $1,059

Bus D&J Bus  •  22h 6m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Cedar Rapids, IA 1492 / ...

$142 - $175

Train, shuttle, bus  •  26h 26m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Princeton Amtrak Station
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Princeton, IL to Moline, IL
  4. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

Train, bus  •  27h 24m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Cedar Rapids, IA 1492 / ...

$171 - $430

Drive  •  16h 51m

  1. Drive from New York to Cedar Rapids 1030.3 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Cedar Rapids is to drive which costs $100 - $150 and takes 16h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Cedar Rapids is to fly which costs $170 - $450 and takes 7h 45m.

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The distance between New York and Cedar Rapids is 923 miles. The road distance is 1030.3 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Cedar Rapids without a car is to bus which takes 22h 6m and costs $140 - $180.

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It takes approximately 7h 45m to get from New York to Cedar Rapids, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York to Cedar Rapids is to fly which takes 7h 45m and costs $170 - $450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $180 and takes 22h 6m.

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There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 48m and has one stopover.

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Cedar Rapids is 1h behind New York. It is currently 6:20 AM in New York and 5:20 AM in Cedar Rapids.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Cedar Rapids is 1030 miles. It takes approximately 16h 51m to drive from New York to Cedar Rapids.

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

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Map of how to get from New York to Cedar Rapids.
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  • Distance: 923 miles
  • Duration: 7h 45m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Cedar Rapids, IA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from New York to Cedar Rapids hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Cedar Rapids via Chicago, IL, Chicago, IL, and Cedar Rapids Airport in around 22h 6m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Newark to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Newark to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Dubuque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Dubuque via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Newark to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Moline via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Newark to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Newark to Moline via Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station to Princeton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$14 - $35
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
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Dubuque, IA to Cedar Rapids,IA
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Cedar Rapids, IA
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Davenport, IA to Cedar Rapids, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Act II Transport
Website
actiitransportation.com
Shuttle from Princeton, IL to Moline, IL
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
actiitransportation.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 New York, Ny to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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There are 38+ hotels available in Cedar Rapids. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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