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St Louis to Iowa City bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$45.00
Shortest Duration8h 10m
Trips per day2
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap St Louis to Iowa City bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from St Louis 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 St Louis to Iowa City were $49.00. By booking 4 days out, tickets are on average $28.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from St Louis to Iowa City by bus is usually on Monday. 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. Wednesday 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.

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

On average there are 2 scheduled bus trips per day. Burlington Trailways has the most regularly scheduled departures from St Louis to Iowa City, with an average of 0 trip per day and 16 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from St Louis to Iowa City. Of the 2 trips there is one direct trip available per day.

2 carriers offer St Louis to Iowa City bus trips

Burlington Trailways

Book Burlington Trailways from St Louis to Iowa City from $84.00. Typically there is one Burlington Trailways schedule per day from St Louis to Iowa City and you can expect on average to pay $84.00 for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Iowa City. In St Louis, Burlington Trailways departs to Iowa City from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St and one other station. In Iowa City, Burlington Trailways arrives at Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St,

An average trip on Burlington Trailways from St Louis to Iowa City takes 8 hours and 25 minutes, while the fastest available Burlington Trailways trip will get you to Iowa City in 8 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $84.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Iowa City.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
8h 25m
Avg. Price
$84.00

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from St Louis to Iowa City from $45.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from St Louis to Iowa City and you can expect on average to pay $56.12 for a Greyhound ticket to Iowa City. In St Louis, Greyhound departs to Iowa City from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, In Iowa City, Greyhound arrives at Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St,

An average trip on Greyhound from St Louis to Iowa City takes 14 hours and 25 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Iowa City in 8 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $61.06 for a weekend trip to Iowa City.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
14h 25m
Avg. Price
$56.12

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from St Louis. Most bus trips to Iowa City will depart from Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St, Lambert Intl Apt Busport.
  • Gateway Station - 430 S 15th St
  • Lambert Intl Apt Busport
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 St Louis.
  • Burlington Trailways Station - 170 E Court St