Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Des Moines to Hastings (Nebraska). If you're planning a road trip to Hastings (Nebraska), you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
9:00 am start in Des Moines
drive for about 41 minutes
9:41 am Winterset
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 10:41 am
drive for about 50 minutes
11:31 am Adair
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 12:31 pm
drive for about 45 minutes
1:17 pm Walnut (Iowa)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:17 pm
drive for about 52 minutes
3:09 pm Omaha
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 4:09 pm
drive for about 1 hour
5:14 pm Lincoln (Nebraska)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 6:14 pm
drive for about 54 minutes
7:09 pm York (Nebraska)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 8:09 pm
drive for about 1 hour
9:12 pm arrive in Hastings (Nebraska)
driving ≈ 6 hours
Your starting point is Des Moines, Iowa.
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Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Omaha (17 answers)
Henry Doorly Zoo (8 mentions)
Joslyn Art Museum (3 mentions)
Lauritzen Gardens (2 mentions)
The Durham Museum (2 mentions)
Omaha Children's Museum (2 mentions)
restaurants around Omaha:
Stokes Grill & Bar Wood Fired Foods
801 Chophouse at The Paxton
Lo Sole Mio Ristorante
questions about Omaha:
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Lincoln (Nebraska) (2 answers)
questions about Lincoln (Nebraska):
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Your final destination is Hastings, Nebraska.
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