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South Bend to Iowa City bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$62.00
Shortest Duration7h 20m
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How much does a bus ticket from South Bend to Iowa City cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from South Bend to Iowa City were $62.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from South Bend to Iowa City is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the bus ride from South Bend to Iowa City?

The distance between South Bend and Iowa City is approximately 272.54 miles, or 438.49 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 7 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 20 minutes.

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 South Bend to Iowa City?

The busiest time of the week for travel from South Bend to Iowa City by bus is usually on Saturday. 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. Friday 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 South Bend to Iowa City has the most daily schedules

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from South Bend to Iowa City, with an average of 1 trip per day and 3 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from South Bend to Iowa City. Of the 1 trip 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 South Bend to Iowa City bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from South Bend to Iowa City from $62.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from South Bend to Iowa City and you can expect on average to pay $95.17 for a Greyhound ticket to Iowa City. In South Bend, Greyhound departs to Iowa City from South Bend Intl Airport, In Iowa City, Greyhound arrives at Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St,

An average trip on Greyhound from South Bend to Iowa City takes 7 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $119.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Iowa City.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
7h 20m
Avg. Price
$95.17

Plan your next adventure

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