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There are 9 ways to get from Washington to Iowa City by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly Pasco to Cedar Rapids  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Pasco (PSC) to Cedar Rapids (CID) PSC - CID

$304 - $1,244

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Fly Portland to Cedar Rapids  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Cedar Rapids (CID) PDX - CID

$174 - $681

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Fly Spokane to Cedar Rapids  •  8h

  1. Fly from Spokane (GEG) to Cedar Rapids (CID) GEG - CID

$258 - $1,124

Fly Seattle to Cedar Rapids  •  8h 37m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Cedar Rapids (CID) SEA - CID

$219 - $927

Fly Spokane to Moline, bus  •  8h 29m

  1. Fly from Spokane (GEG) to Moline (MLI) GEG - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

$258 - $1,210

Fly Portland to Moline, bus  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Moline (MLI) PDX - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

$214 - $917

Train, bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station Empire Builder
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City - Coralville West Bound

$219 - $304

Bus  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, WA to Portland, OR
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Denver, Co
  3. Take the bus from Denver, CO to Mt. Pleasant, IL
  4. Take the bus from Mount Pleasant, IA to Iowa City

$266 - $406

Drive  •  29h 26m

  1. Drive from Seattle to Iowa City 1919.6 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Washington to Iowa City is to drive which costs $180 - $280 and takes 29h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Washington to Iowa City is to fly which costs $300 - $1,300 and takes 6h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Washington to Iowa City. However, there are services departing from Seattle, WA and arriving at Iowa City via Portland, Or, Denver, CO and Mount Pleasant, IA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 3h.

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The distance between Washington and Iowa City is 1466 miles. The road distance is 1919.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Washington to Iowa City without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 2h and costs $210 - $310.

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It takes approximately 6h 47m to get from Washington to Iowa City, including transfers.

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Washington to Iowa City bus services, operated by Boltbus, depart from Seattle, WA station.

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The best way to get from Washington to Iowa City is to fly which takes 6h 47m and costs $300 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $260 - $410 and takes 2 days 3h.

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There is no direct flight from Pasco Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 55m and has one stopover.

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Washington to Iowa City bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Iowa City station.

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Map of how to get from Washington to Iowa City.
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  • Distance: 1465.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 47m

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

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Tri-Cities to Iowa City every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Seattle to Iowa City via Portland, OR, Portland, Or, Denver, Co, Denver, CO, Mt. Pleasant, IL, and Mount Pleasant, IA in around 2 days 3h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pasco to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Pasco to Cedar Rapids via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Pasco to Cedar Rapids via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Salt Lake City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Seattle, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Moline via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Portland to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pasco to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Pasco to Cedar Rapids via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Portland to Moline via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Portland to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Portland to Moline via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Spokane to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Spokane to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Portland to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Portland to Moline via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Portland to Cedar Rapids via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
45h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$190 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Premium
$500 - $700
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $650
Business Seat
$450 - $650
Bus operators
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
Boltbus
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 Portland, Or to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $190
Flexible
$190 - $280
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Denver, CO to Mt. Pleasant, IL
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Mount Pleasant, IA to Iowa City
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com

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More Questions & Answers

Iowa City is 2h ahead of Washington. It is currently 1:42 AM in Washington and 3:42 AM in Iowa City.

Yes, the driving distance between Washington to Iowa City is 1920 miles. It takes approximately 29h 26m to drive from Washington to Iowa City.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Pasco 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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The best way to get from Washington to Pasco Airport is to taxi which takes 8m and costs $17 - $21.

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