There are 7 ways to get from Schaumburg to Iowa State University by bus, plane or car

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Line 600 bus, fly to Des Moines  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the line 600 bus from Northwest Transportation Center to Rosemont CTA Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Des Moines (DSM) ORD - DSM

$182 - $745

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Ames, IA 1486

$54 - $95

5 alternative options

Fly to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cedar Rapids (CID) ORD - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids to Ames, IA

$154 - $750

Fly to Waterloo, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Waterloo (ALO) ORD - ALO
  2. Take the bus from Waterloo, IA to Ames, IA

$178 - $733

Fly to Mason City, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Mason City (MCW) ORD - MCW
  2. Take the bus from Mason City, IA to Ames, IA

$103 - $250

Bus Suburban Express  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall to Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa
  2. Take the bus from Iowa City, IA to Des Moines, IA
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA 806 / ...

$64 - $110

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Schaumburg to Iowa State University 348.4 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Schaumburg to Iowa State University is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Schaumburg to Iowa State University is to line 600 bus and fly which costs $180 - $750 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schaumburg to Iowa State University. However, there are services departing from Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall and arriving at Ames, IA via Iowa City, IA and Des Moines, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 39 min.

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The distance between Schaumburg and Iowa State University is 287 miles. The road distance is 348.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Schaumburg to Iowa State University without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 39 min and costs $60 - $110.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Schaumburg to Iowa State University, including transfers.

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Schaumburg to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Suburban Express, depart from Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall station.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Des Moines Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Schaumburg to Iowa State University bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Ames, IA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schaumburg to Iowa State University is 348 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to drive from Schaumburg to Iowa State University.

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  • Distance: 287.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Schaumburg, IL, USA and Iowa State University, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from Schaumburg to Iowa State University via Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, Des Moines, IA, and Ames, IA in around 8 h 39 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Mason City
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Northwest Transportation Center to Rosemont CTA Station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
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 Iowa City, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Mason City, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Schaumburg, IL - Woodfield Mall to Iowa City, IA - University of Iowa
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Book at
busline.com

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