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San Jose to Iowa City bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$151.00
Shortest Duration46h 20m
Trips per day2
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How to book cheap San Jose to Iowa City bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from San Jose to Iowa City is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from San Jose to Iowa City were $156.50. By booking 2 days out, tickets are on average $0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from San Jose to Iowa City?

The busiest time of the week for travel from San Jose to Iowa City by bus is usually around 8:00 AM on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Around 8:00 AM on Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from San Jose to Iowa City has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from San Jose to Iowa City, with an average of 2 trips per day and 2 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from San Jose to Iowa City. Of the 2 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer San Jose to Iowa City bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from San Jose to Iowa City from $151.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from San Jose to Iowa City and you can expect on average to pay $156.50 for a Greyhound ticket to Iowa City. In San Jose, Greyhound departs to Iowa City from Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St, In Iowa City, Greyhound arrives at Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St,

An average trip on Greyhound from San Jose to Iowa City takes 47 hours and 8 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Iowa City in 46 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $156.50 for a weekend trip to Iowa City.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 23h 8m
Avg. Price
$156.50

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from San Jose. Most bus trips to Iowa City will depart from Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St.
  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St
Bus trips arrive in Iowa City at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St are the main bus stations in Iowa City for trips arriving from San Jose.
  • Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St