There are 10 ways to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University by plane, bus, train or car

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 Newark to Des Moines  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Des Moines (DSM) EWR - DSM

$200 - $496

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Bus D&J Bus  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Ames, IA 1485

$145 - $221

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Fly Newark to Waterloo, bus  •  9 h 59 min

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

$268 - $1,015

Fly Newark to Omaha, bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Omaha (OMA) EWR - OMA
  2. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Des Moines, IA
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA

$225 - $483

Fly New York La Guardia to Des Moines  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Des Moines (DSM) LGA - DSM

$205 - $427

Train to Philadelphia, fly to Des Moines  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Des Moines (DSM) PHL - DSM

$181 - $450

Train, bus via Mt. Pleasant, IL  •  30 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Mount Pleasant Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Mt. Pleasant, IL to Des Moines, IA
  4. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA 806 / ...

$226 - $586

Bus Greyhound USA  •  36 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Kansas City, Mo 1683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Ames, IA 804 / ...

$156 - $367

Train, bus  •  41 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Ames, IA 1485

$176 - $527

Drive  •  18 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University 1133.3 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University. However, there are services departing from Terminal B and arriving at Ames, IA via Newark, Nj and Kansas City, MO. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 24 min.

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The distance between Newark Airport (EWR) and Iowa State University is 1018 miles. The road distance is 1133.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University, including transfers.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Newark, Nj station.

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The best way to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University is to fly which takes 6 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to Des Moines Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 37 min and has one stopover.

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Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Ames, IA station.

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Iowa State University is 1 h behind Newark Airport (EWR). It is currently 3:57 PM in Newark Airport (EWR) and 2:57 PM in Iowa State University.

Yes, the driving distance between Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University is 1133 miles. It takes approximately 18 h 29 min to drive from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University.

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Map of how to get from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University.
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  • Distance: 1017.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 43 min

What companies run services between Newark Airport (EWR), USA and Iowa State University, IA, USA?

Delta, Southwest Airlines and two other airlines fly from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newark Airport (EWR) to Iowa State University via 5th Avenue-Bryant Park, West 42nd Street, Long Island City, New York City, New York, 10036, United States of America, 42 St - Bryant Pk, East Broadway, New York, Chicago, IL, Cermak-Chinatown, Jackson-Red, Jackson-Blue, Clinton-Blue, Chicago, IL, and Ames, IA in around 28 h 10 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Newark to Omaha
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Des Moines via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Des Moines via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Des Moines via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Des Moines via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Des Moines via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Newark to Des Moines via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Flights from Newark to Waterloo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Waterloo via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Philadelphia to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Des Moines via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Des Moines via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Flights from Newark to Omaha via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Newark to Omaha via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Des Moines via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Philadelphia to Des Moines via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 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 Mount Pleasant Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Newark Penn Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
27 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Waterloo, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Mt. Pleasant, IL to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.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.

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 Newark, Nj to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Des Moines Airport.

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