Getting to Nauvoo

By Air

Following is a list of airports located within a reasonable driving distance of Nauvoo, with regularly scheduled commercial service. There is no scheduled ground transportation from these airports to Nauvoo, so most travelers

will rent a car to complete their trip. However, you can check with the airport to find out if a shuttle, taxi, or limousine service from the airport to Nauvoo could be arranged.


(MLI) Quad Cities International Airport
2200 69th Ave., Moline, IL
(309) 764-9621
100 miles from Nauvoo


(SPI) Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
1200 Capital Drive, Springfield, IL
(217) 788-1060
130 miles from Nauvoo


(ORD) Chicago O’Hare International Airport
Bessie Coleman Drive, Chicago, IL
(773) 686-2200
267 miles from Nauvoo


(MDW) Chicago Midway International Airport
5700 S Cicero Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 582-8239
263 miles from Nauvoo



(PIA) Peoria International Airport

6100 Everett M Dirksen Parkway
Peoria, IL
(309) 697-8272
125 miles from Nauvoo


(BRL) Southeast Iowa Regional Airport

2515 Summer Street,

Burlington, IA 52601

(319) 754-1414

27 miles from Nauvoo

(CID) Eastern Iowa Airport
2121 Arthur Collins Parkway Southwest, Cedar Rapids, IA
(319) 362-8336
117 miles from Nauvoo

(DSM) Des Moines International Airport
5800 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA
(800) 943-5436
180 miles from Nauvoo


(BMI) Central Illinois Regional Airport
 3120 Cira Dr, Bloomington, IL
(309) 663-7383
150 miles from Nauvoo



(KCI) Kansas City International Airport
801 Brasilia Ave, Kansas City, MO
(816) 243-5327
280 miles from Nauvoo miles from Nauvoo

(STL) Lambert St Louis International Airport

10701 Lambert International Boulevard

St Louis, MO(314) 890-1333

180 miles from Nauvoo

By Rail

Although Nauvoo is not located on a rail line, there are Amtrak stations in Fort Madison, IA (about 7 miles away), Burlington, IA (about 30 miles away), and in Macomb, IL (about 50 miles away), where travelers can transfer to a rental car or use a taxi service to reach Nauvoo.



Transportation From Rail Station

United American Cab Company                                                       
2819 Middle Road                                                                                         
Keokuk, IA 52632                                                                                                 
(319) 524-5555 ‎   

S&G Taxi

 7500 U.S. 136

Colchester, IL 62326 (4 miles West of Macomb)

(309) 318-9815 ‎

By Bus

Burlington Trailways has scheduled service to Burlington, IA and Keokuk, IA from points in the Midwest. See Burlington Trailways Website for route, schedule, and pricing information. Transport from either stop to Nauvoo can be arranged through taxi service providers.


Transportation From Bus Station

United American Cab Company
2819 Middle Road
Keokuk, IA 52632
(319) 524-5555