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Des Moines to Grand Forks bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$116.50
Shortest Duration14h 15m
Trips per day2
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How to book cheap Des Moines to Grand Forks bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Des Moines to Grand Forks 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 Des Moines to Grand Forks were $138.35.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Des Moines to Grand Forks?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Des Moines to Grand Forks by bus is usually on Thursday. 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. Saturday 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.

Jefferson Lines from Des Moines to Grand Forks has the most daily schedules

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. Jefferson Lines has the most regularly scheduled departures from Des Moines to Grand Forks, with an average of 2 trips per day and 23 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Des Moines to Grand Forks. 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 Des Moines to Grand Forks bus trips

Jefferson Lines

Book Jefferson Lines from Des Moines to Grand Forks from $116.50. There are 2 trips per day offered by Jefferson Lines from Des Moines to Grand Forks and you can expect on average to pay $138.36 for a Jefferson Lines ticket to Grand Forks. In Des Moines, Jefferson Lines departs to Grand Forks from Bus Station - 1501 2nd St, In Grand Forks, Jefferson Lines arrives at 450 Kittson Ave and one other station.

An average trip on Jefferson Lines from Des Moines to Grand Forks takes 14 hours and 23 minutes, while the fastest available Jefferson Lines trip will get you to Grand Forks in 14 hours and 15 minutes,

On weekends, Jefferson Lines offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $147.50 for a weekend trip to Grand Forks.

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Avg. Time
14h 23m
Avg. Price
$138.36
Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Des Moines. Most bus trips to Grand Forks will depart from Bus Station - 1501 2nd St.
  • Bus Station - 1501 2nd St
Bus trips arrive in Grand Forks at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. 450 Kittson Ave, University of North Dakota are the main bus stations in Grand Forks for trips arriving from Des Moines.
  • 450 Kittson Ave
  • University of North Dakota