Travel from New London to Des Moines

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$127 | 1d 10h 52min Bus$127 | 1d 10h 52min Bus193 lb of CO2
  1. Bus$127
    1d 10h 55min · 193 lb of CO2
  2. Drive$150
    18h 49min · 213 lb of CO2

New London to Des Moines Buses

bus tickets from New London to Des Moines

$127 · 1d 10h 55min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $127
Travel Duration
1d 10h 55min

bus tickets from Ledyard to Des Moines

$128 · 1d 11h 3min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $128
Travel Duration
1d 11h 3min

bus tickets from New London to Ames

$127 · 1d 10h 52min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $127
Travel Duration
1d 10h 52min

bus tickets from Ledyard to Ames

$128 · 1d 11h 0min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $128
Travel Duration
1d 11h 0min

Drive from New London to Des Moines

Driving from New London to Des Moines

$150 · 18h 49min

It's 1111 miles between New London to Des Moines. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 49min and 19h 46min from New London to Des Moines under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 43min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Des Moines by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

Our recommendation to Des Moines

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from New London to Des Moines?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

What's the cheapest way from New London to Des Moines?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from New London to Des Moines is by bus. The bus costs $127 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 52 minutes.

How long does it take from New London to Des Moines by car?

The total distance between New London and Des Moines is 1111 miles and will take you about 18 hours 49 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.