Centrally Located 

Wartburg College is centrally located between most of the major metropolitan areas of the Midwest in Waverly, Iowa, a community of 10,000 residents within the Cedar Valley metro area of about 150,000 people.

Located on “The Avenue of the Saints” (Highway 27/218) that connects Minneapolis/St. Paul to St. Louis, Waverly is easily accessible.

Drive Time from Major Cities
From Rochester, Minn. – 2 hours
From Minneapolis, Minn. – 3 hours
From Chicago, Ill. – 5 hours
From Madison, Wisc. – 3 1/2 hours
From St. Louis, Mo. – 6 hours
From Omaha, Neb. – 4 hours
Denver, Colo. – 11 1/2 hours

Bremer Avenue (Highway 3) is under construction from 2017-2019.
Starting Aug. 21, 2017, the normal route to Wartburg will change. This will only affect those traveling from the South.

Please download this map (PDF) to find the most convenient route to and from the college.

Click here for information about the construction project.