There are 4 ways to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Iowa by bus, car or plane

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  •  7 h 5 min

  1. 1401
  2. 1201-1205 / ...

$65 - $96

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. 247.1 miles

$24 - $35

Fly to Cedar Rapids  •  5 h 8 min

  1. CMI - CID

$222 - $1,059

Fly to Moline, bus  •  6 h 52 min

  1. CMI - MLI

$243 - $1,094

What companies run services between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, IL, USA and University of Iowa, IA, USA?

You can take a bus from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Iowa via Champaign, IL, Davenport, IA, and Iowa City, IA in around 7 h 5 min. Alternatively, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Iowa hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Champaign to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Champaign to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Champaign to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Champaign to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Champaign to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Champaign to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Champaign, IL to Davenport, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and University of Iowa is 326 km. The road distance is 395 km.

The cheapest way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Iowa is to drive which costs $24 - $35 and takes 4 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Iowa is to drive which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $24 - $35.

No, there is no direct bus from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Iowa. However, there are services departing from Champaign, IL and arriving at Iowa City, IA via Davenport, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to University of Iowa, including transfers.

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