MapQuest Driving Directions Des Moines, IA to Branson, MO

Des Moines, IA

Branson, MO

Route 1

Go west on I-235 W.
398.3651 miles
6hr 13min
  1. Start out going north on 2nd Ave toward Watson Powell Jr Way.

    Then 0.46 miles
  2. Merge onto I-235 W via the ramp on the left.

    Then 8.27 miles
  3. Merge onto I-35 S via EXIT 123A toward Kansas City (Crossing into Missouri).

    Then 174.08 miles
  4. Merge onto I-435 S via EXIT 12A toward St Louis.

    Then 19.03 miles
  5. Take EXIT 71 toward I-49 S/US-71 S/I-470 E/US-50 E/Joplin/Lee's Summit.

    Then 0.65 miles
  6. Keep left at the fork in the ramp.

    Then 0.07 miles
  7. Merge onto I-49 S/US-71 S via the ramp on the left.

    Then 26.44 miles
  8. Take the MO-7 S exit, EXIT 157, toward Clinton.

    Then 0.23 miles
  9. Turn left onto MO-7/E 275th St. Continue to follow MO-7.

    1. FIREWORKS OUTLET is on the corner

    2. If you reach I-49 S you've gone about 0.1 miles too far

    Then 39.23 miles
  10. MO-7 becomes MO-13.

    Then 84.27 miles
  11. Merge onto I-44 E via the ramp on the left toward Rolla.

    Then 4.51 miles
  12. Merge onto US-65 S via EXIT 82A toward Branson.

    Then 40.71 miles
  13. Take the Branson Hills Pkwy exit toward Bee Creek Rd.

    Then 0.24 miles
  14. Keep right to take the Branson Hills Pkwy ramp.

    1. If you reach Bee Creek Rd you've gone a little too far

    Then 0.04 miles
  15. Turn slight right onto Branson Hills Pkwy.

    Then 0.12 miles
  16. Welcome to BRANSON, MO.

    1. Your destination is just past Branson Hills Pkwy

    2. If you reach Branson Hills Plaza Rd you've gone about 0.2 miles too far

    Then 0.00 miles