Iowa State University

Pick Up &
Drop Off

Ames Intermodal Station
129 Hayward Ave.

Ames, IA 50010
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Please visit our Travel Alerts page for updated bus stop details, weather impacts, travel cancellations and more.


Students are allowed one (1) free carry on and one (1) free checked bag 50lbs. or less.

Read more about luggage requirements and additional
bags here.

Book Your Bus Tickets To And From Iowa State University

Looking for affordable travel to and from school? Or maybe you are a prospective student looking to tour the campus? Jefferson’s luxury motorcoaches offer students comfortable reclining seats, free passenger Wi-Fi, individual charging outlets, and more.

Download the Jefferson Lines mobile app to easily access your boarding pass, travel alerts, track your bus, login to your account and more, right at your fingertips!

We offer one-way or round-trip bus tickets online. Students save 15% on standard rate ticket purchases with a valid student I.D. (student discounts do not apply to already discounted routes.)

Please note that when purchasing an online ticket, you will receive your ticket via email to your inbox. Check your junk folder if you do not see the email in your inbox.

Note – All ticket transactions made via credit card will require a United States credit card for purchases.

Tickets & Information

Ames Intermodal Station
129 Hayward Ave., Suite 103
Ames, IA 50010
M-F: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM & 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Sa-Su: Closed