MapQuest Driving Directions Minneapolis, MN to Des Moines, IA

Minneapolis, MN

Des Moines, IA

Route 1

Go south on I-35W S.
244.701 miles
3hr 43min
  1. Start out going southeast on S 4th St toward 5th Ave S/MN-65.

    Then 0.59 miles
  2. Take the I-35W S/MN-55 E/Hiawatha Ave ramp.

    Then 0.36 miles
  3. Merge onto I-35W S.

    Then 18.09 miles
  4. I-35W S becomes I-35 S (Crossing into Iowa).

    Then 218.95 miles
  5. Keep left to take I-235 W via EXIT 137B toward Des Moines.

    Then 5.86 miles
  6. Take EXIT 8A toward Downtown Des Moines/lowa State Center.

    Then 0.12 miles
  7. Merge onto 3rd St toward Civic Center/Science Center/Principal Park.

    Then 0.67 miles
  8. Turn left onto Grand Ave.

    1. Grand Ave is just past Watson Powell Jr Way

    2. If you reach Locust St you've gone a little too far

    Then 0.06 miles
  9. Welcome to DES MOINES, IA.

    1. If you reach Robert D Ray Dr you've gone about 0.2 miles too far

    Then 0.00 miles