There are 10 ways to get from Toronto to Iowa State University by plane, bus, train, night bus 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

Fly Toronto to Des Moines  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Des Moines (DSM) YYZ - DSM

$182 - $599

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  24 h 43 min

  1. Take the night bus from Toronto, On to Chicago Amtrak, Il 5531
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Ames, IA 1485

$91 - $228

8 alternative options

Fly Toronto to Cedar Rapids, bus  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Cedar Rapids (CID) YYZ - CID
  2. Take the bus from Cedar Rapids (The Eastern Iowa Airport) to Ames, IA

$174 - $1,154

Fly Toronto to Waterloo, bus  •  11 h 58 min

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

$198 - $1,287

Fly Toronto to Minneapolis, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Toronto (YYZ) to Minneapolis (MSP) YYZ - MSP
  2. Take the bus from Mall of America - Bloomington, MN to Ames, IA

$246 - $562

Train to Detroit, fly to Des Moines  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  2. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Des Moines (DSM) DTW - DSM

$251 - $1,116

Train, bus via Detroit Amtrak  •  20 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Windsor
  2. Take the train from Detroit Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
  4. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Des Moines, IA
  5. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA 806 / ...

Bus  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Walcott Jct, IA
  3. Take the bus from Walcott Jct, IA to Des Moines, IA
  4. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA 806 / ...

$136 - $255

Train, bus  •  27 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Toronto to Buffalo
  2. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Ames, IA

$139 - $401

Drive  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Toronto to Iowa State University 865.8 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Toronto to Iowa State University is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toronto to Iowa State University is to fly which takes 8 h 31 min and costs $240 - $800.

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The distance between Toronto and Iowa State University is 1176 km. The road distance is 1385 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Toronto to Iowa State University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toronto to Iowa State University. However, there are services departing from Toronto, ON and arriving at Ames, IA via Chicago, IL, Walcott Jct, IA and Des Moines, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Toronto, ON, Canada and Iowa State University, IA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Toronto to Iowa State University hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toronto to Iowa State University via Chicago, IL, Walcott Jct, IA, Des Moines, IA, and Ames, IA in around 20 h 30 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Des Moines
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Des Moines via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $490
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $490
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $490
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $490
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Toronto to Waterloo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,500
Flights from Toronto to Waterloo via Reagan Washington, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Waterloo via New York La Guardia, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,600
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Toronto to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,200
Flights from Toronto to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Toronto to Minneapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Des Moines via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Des Moines via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$35 - $55
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $220
Train from Toronto to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$29 - $40
Economy
$40 - $55
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Kalamazoo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Cedar Rapids (The Eastern Iowa Airport) 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 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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, IL to Walcott Jct, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Walcott Jct, IA to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $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
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Mall of America - Bloomington, MN to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kalamazoo, Mi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Night bus from Toronto, On to Chicago Amtrak, Il
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$100 - $130
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$85 - $120

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