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Iowa City to St Louis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€49.09
Shortest Duration7h 0m
Trips per day4
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Iowa City to St Louis

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Iowa City to St Louis is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Iowa City to St Louis were €59.26. By booking 2 days out, tickets are on average €14.60 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Iowa City to St Louis?

The distance between Iowa City and St Louis is approximately 221.22 miles, or 355.94 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 10 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Iowa City to St Louis?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Iowa City to St Louis by bus is on Saturday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Tuesday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Burlington Trailways from Iowa City to St Louis has the most daily schedules

On average there are 4 bus trips per day. Burlington Trailways has the most options for departures from Iowa City to St Louis, with an average of 4 trips per day and 90 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Iowa City to St Louis. Of the 4 trips there is 1 trip that is a direct route with no transfers.

1 carriers offer Iowa City to St Louis bus trips

Burlington Trailways

Book Burlington Trailways from Iowa City to St Louis from €49.09. There are 4 Burlington Trailways schedules from Iowa City to St Louis and you can expect on average to pay €65.58 for a Burlington Trailways ticket to St Louis. In Iowa City, Burlington Trailways departs to St Louis from Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St and no other station. In St Louis, Burlington Trailways arrives at Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and 1 other station.

An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Iowa City to St Louis takes 10 hours and 50 minutes, while the fastest available Burlington Trailways trip will get you to St Louis in 7 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay €70.21 for a weekend getaway trip to St Louis.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
10h 50m
Avg. Price
€65.58

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Iowa City. Most bus trips to St Louis will depart from:
  • Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St
Bus trips arrive in St Louis at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in St Louis for trips arriving from Iowa City:
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
  • Lambert Intl Apt Busport