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Des Moines-Tulsa Bus Schedule
Des Moines to Tulsa bus - cost & duration
|Shortest Duration||10h 0m|
|Trips per day||2|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Des Moines to Tulsa right now?
Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.
In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
How much is a bus ticket from Des Moines to Tulsa?
Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $94.57 was the low point for bus fares from Des Moines to Tulsa. Buses from Tulsa to Des Moines are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $94.57 could be considered a great deal.
The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.
How long is the bus ride?
The bus usually takes around 10 hours and 37 minutes to cover the 398 miles (640 kilometers) from Des Moines, IA to Tulsa, OK. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours, The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Des Moines?
The first bus leaves at 4:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Des Moines to Tulsa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
What bus companies travel from Des Moines to Tulsa?
There is one bus company that operates from Des Moines to Tulsa. Jefferson Lines is the one bus line that services this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different travel times to choose from each day.
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Jefferson Lines||2||10h 38m||$116.59|
Where does the bus leave from in Des Moines?
Most buses depart from the main station in Des Moines, Iowa:
- Bus Station - 1501 2nd St
Where does the bus arrive in Tulsa?
All buses from Des Moines arrive at one main station in Tulsa, Oklahoma:
- 317 S Detroit Ave
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