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There are 7 ways to get from Tupelo to Iowa City by car, plane, bus or night bus

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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Drive to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, fly to Cedar Rapids  •  8h 44m

  1. Drive from Tupelo to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional
  2. Fly from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) to Cedar Rapids (CID) GTR - CID

$283 - $1,333

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  18h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
  2. Take the night bus from Memphis, Tn to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City - Coralville

$100 - $144

5 alternative options

Bus to Memphis, fly to Cedar Rapids  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
  2. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Cedar Rapids (CID) MEM - CID

$270 - $1,182

Bus to Memphis, fly to Moline, bus  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
  2. Fly from Memphis (MEM) to Moline (MLI) MEM - MLI
  3. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

$270 - $1,168

Bus  •  17h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
  2. Take the bus from Memphis, Tn to Champaign, Il
  3. Take the bus from Champaign, IL to Davenport, IA
  4. Take the bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA

$120 - $179

Bus, night bus via St. Louis  •  18h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
  2. Take the night bus from Memphis, Tn to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, MO to Iowa City, IA

$102 - $187

Drive  •  11h 6m

  1. Drive from Tupelo to Iowa City 636.8 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Tupelo to Iowa City is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 11h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Tupelo to Iowa City is to drive and fly which costs $280 - $1,400 and takes 8h 44m.

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The distance between Tupelo and Iowa City is 537 miles. The road distance is 636.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Tupelo to Iowa City without a car is to bus which takes 17h 46m and costs $120 - $180.

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It takes approximately 8h 44m to get from Tupelo to Iowa City, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 29m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tupelo to Iowa City is 637 miles. It takes approximately 11h 6m to drive from Tupelo to Iowa City.

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Delta offers flights from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Iowa City. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tupelo to Iowa City.
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  • Distance: 537.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 44m

What companies run services between Tupelo, MS, USA and Iowa City, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from Tupelo to Iowa City via Tupelo, Ms, Memphis, Tn, Champaign, Il, Champaign, IL, and Davenport, IA in around 17h 46m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Moline via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Memphis to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Memphis to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Memphis to Moline via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Memphis to Cedar Rapids via St. Petersburg
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tupelo, Ms to Memphis, Tn
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Memphis, Tn to Champaign, Il
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$70 - $110
Night bus from Memphis, Tn to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $85
Night bus from Memphis, Tn to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $130
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from St Louis, MO to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $100
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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