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

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Fly Newark to Cedar Rapids  •  7 h 28 min

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

$179 - $451

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  27 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Chicago Amtrak, Il 4425
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Cedar Rapids, IA 1489 / ...

$130 - $280

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Fly New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Cedar Rapids (CID) LGA - CID

$187 - $912

Fly Newark to Dubuque, bus  •  11 h 17 min

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

$289 - $1,066

Bus D&J Bus  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Cedar Rapids, IA 1489 / ...

$139 - $170

Train, bus  •  27 h 24 min

  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 1489 / ...

$176 - $435

Train, bus via Naperville Amtrak  •  27 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
  3. Take the bus from Naperville Amtrak to Cedar Rapids, IA

$177 - $470

Drive  •  16 h 51 min

  1. Drive from New York to Cedar Rapids 1030.3 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Cedar Rapids. However, there are services departing from New York and arriving at Gtc via Clark & Cermak, Chicago, IL and Cedar Rapids Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 48 min.

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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 22 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to get from New York to Cedar Rapids, including transfers.

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New York to Cedar Rapids bus services, operated by D&J Bus, depart from New York station.

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The best way to get from New York to Cedar Rapids is to fly which takes 7 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 48 min.

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There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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New York to Cedar Rapids bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Cedar Rapids, IA station.

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Cedar Rapids is 1 h behind New York. It is currently 9:58 PM in New York and 8:58 PM in Cedar Rapids.

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

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  • Distance: 923 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 28 min

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

United Airlines, American 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, Clark & Cermak, Clark & Harrison, Chicago, IL, Cedar Rapids, IA, and Cedar Rapids Airport in around 22 h 48 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Dubuque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Newark to Dubuque via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $490
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from Newark to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
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 Naperville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Naperville
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Dubuque, IA to Cedar Rapids,IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Cedar Rapids, IA
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Naperville Amtrak to Cedar Rapids, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14 h
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
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.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 Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210

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

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There are 37+ hotels available in Cedar Rapids. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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