The conference venue for IDRS 2020 is the Graduate Iowa City, located in the heart of downtown Iowa City.


Travelling to Iowa City

The Eastern Iowa Airport

The Eastern Iowa Airport (airport code CID) is located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a short 25 minute drive to the conference hotel. With a number of transportation options available 24/7, getting from the airport to surrounding areas is a breeze. Visit the Eastern Iowa Airport website for more information.

Transportation from the Eastern Iowa Airport to the Graduate Iowa City

Ground transportation from the Eastern Iowa Airport to surrounding areas, including the Graduate Iowa City, is simple and convenient. There are a number of different ground transportation options available including:

  • Car Rental Service
  • Shuttle Service 
  • Taxi Service
  • Ride Share Service (Uber and Lyft)

More information on all of the different ground transportation options can be found here

Driving to Iowa City

Iowa City is located on I-80 and is within driving distance of many major cities in the Midwest. Please click on the links below for additional airport and transportation information. 
Approximate driving times to Iowa City 

  • Chicago - 4 hours
  • Indianapolis - 5.5 hours
  • Minneapolis - 4.5 hours