The closest airport is Waterloo Regional Airport, located in Waterloo, IA, 36 miles from the city center of Fayette, IA.
In order to make the best of your stay in Fayette, renting a car, when arriving in the city, is more than necessary. The public transportation service is more of an issue than an option to get around, and therefore, most visitors, as well as the majority of the city's residents, rely on their car when it comes to get around, especially for outside-town trips.
Another thing that poits out the necessity of a 4-wheel vehicle, while staying in Fayette, is the fact that most of the appealing attractions, as well as the shopping centers and malls, are located in the nearby communities.
The major highways that serve Fayette County, which contains Fayette, include: US Highway 18 and Iowa Highways 3, 56, 93, 150, 187 and 281.
Easy! Just follow the driving directions listed below!
From Waterloo Regional Airport: Head southwest on Livingston Ln., toward Betsworth Dr., and continue onto Airport Blvd. Turn left at W Airline Hwy. and again at US-63 N/Logan Ave. Continue to follow US-63 N and turn right at IA-3 E/230th St. Continue to follow IA-3 E, and then continue onto IA-150 N/60th St. Continue to follow IA-150 N and turn right at IA-150 N/Main St W. Continue to follow IA-150 N and turn left at IA-150 N/K Ave. Turn right at Klock Rd. and continue onto Washington St. UIU will be on the right.