There are 3 ways to get from Pella to Des Moines by taxi, bus or car

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Taxi, bus  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pella to Monroe, IA
  2. Take the bus from Monroe, IA to Des Moines, IA 1402

$55 - $72

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pella to Des Moines 42.8 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Pella to Des Moines 42.8 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Pella to Des Moines is to drive which costs $4 - $6 and takes 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pella to Des Moines is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 49 min.

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The distance between Pella and Des Moines is 38 miles. The road distance is 42.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Pella to Des Moines, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Pella to Des Moines without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 59 min and costs $50 - $75.

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  • Distance: 38.5 miles
  • Duration: 59 min

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

There is no direct connection from Pella to Des Moines. However, you can take the taxi to Monroe, IA then take the bus to Des Moines, IA. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Des Moines.

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Taxi from Pella to Monroe, IA
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40

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