There are 4 ways to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines by bus, taxi 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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Bus via Monroe, IA  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Oskaloosa, IA to Monroe, IA 1402
  2. Take the bus from Monroe, IA to Des Moines, IA 1402

$46 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Oskaloosa, IA to Des Moines, IA 1491,1401 / ...

$26 - $40

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Oskaloosa to Des Moines 60.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Oskaloosa to Des Moines 60.1 miles

$5 - $9

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines is to taxi which costs $130 - $160 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Oskaloosa and Des Moines is 54 miles. The road distance is 60.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oskaloosa, IA and arriving at Des Moines, IA. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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There are 111+ hotels available in Des Moines. Prices start at $73 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines.
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  • Distance: 54.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Oskaloosa, IA, USA and Des Moines, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from Oskaloosa to Des Moines via Monroe, IA in around 2 h 10 min.

Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Oskaloosa, IA to Monroe, IA
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Monroe, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Oskaloosa, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Other operators
Taxi from Oskaloosa to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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