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.

Recommended option

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

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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Oskaloosa to Des Moines?

The distance between Oskaloosa and Des Moines is 87 km. The road distance is 96 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines?

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

Is there a direct bus between Oskaloosa and Des Moines?

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.

How long does it take to get from Oskaloosa to Des Moines?

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