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There are 10 ways to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee by shuttle, plane, bus, car, taxi or train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Shuttle to Des Moines, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Fort Dodge, IA to Des Moines International Airport, IA
  2. Fly from Des Moines (DSM) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DSM - ORD
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

$279 - $845

Cheapest option

Drive, bus  •  12h 44m

  1. Drive from Fort Dodge to Ames, IA
  2. Take the bus from Ames, IA to Dubuque, IA
  3. Take the bus from Dubuque, IA to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin 121
  4. Take the bus from UW Madison Langdon St to Milwaukee Intermodal

$78 - $126

8 alternative options

Fly Fort Dodge to Milwaukee  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Fort Dodge (FOD) to Milwaukee (MKE) FOD - MKE

$177 - $220

Drive to Waterloo, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  5h 9m

  1. Drive from Fort Dodge to Waterloo
  2. Fly from Waterloo (ALO) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ALO - ORD
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

$151 - $699

Taxi, bus to Mason City, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  6h 45m

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Dodge to Dudley's Corner, IA
  2. Take the bus from Dudley's Corner, IA to Mason City, IA
  3. Fly from Mason City (MCW) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) MCW - ORD
  4. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

$245 - $426

Drive, bus to Cedar Rapids, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  7h 57m

  1. Drive from Fort Dodge to Ames, IA
  2. Take the bus from Ames, IA to Cedar Rapids
  3. Fly from Cedar Rapids (CID) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CID - ORD
  4. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

$173 - $784

Drive, bus, train  •  10h 55m

  1. Drive from Fort Dodge to Clear Lake Jct., IA
  2. Take the bus from Clear Lake Jct., IA to St. Paul 802
  3. Take the train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Milwaukee Intermodal Station

$94 - $207

Shuttle, bus  •  13h 22m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Fort Dodge, IA to Des Moines International Airport, IA
  2. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

Taxi, bus, train  •  13h 55m

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Dodge to Williams
  2. Take the bus from Williams to Des Moines, IA 803
  3. Take the bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
  4. Take the train from Ottumwa Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  5. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station

$207 - $355

Drive  •  6h 14m

  1. Drive from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee 361.9 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee is to fly which costs $170 - $220 and takes 4h 17m.

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The distance between Fort Dodge and Milwaukee is 322 miles. The road distance is 361.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee without a car is to shuttle and bus which takes 13h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 6m to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Des Moines Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 23m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Dodge to Milwaukee is 362 miles. It takes approximately 6h 14m to drive from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Des Moines Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 126+ hotels available in Milwaukee. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Dodge to Fort Dodge Airport is to taxi which takes 8m and costs $14 - $17.

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Map of how to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee.
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  • Distance: 321.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 6m

What companies run services between Fort Dodge, IA, USA and Milwaukee, WI, USA?

Air Choice One, Delta and two other airlines fly from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Des Moines to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Des Moines to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Minneapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Waterloo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Cedar Rapids to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Mason City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Air Choice One
Website
airchoiceone.com
Flights from Mason City to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from Ottumwa Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Executive Express
Website
executiveexpress.biz
Shuttle from Fort Dodge, IA to Des Moines International Airport, IA
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$97
Schedules at
executiveexpress.biz
Book at
executiveexpress.biz
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Dudley's Corner, IA to Mason City, IA
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Clear Lake Jct., IA to St. Paul
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Williams to Des Moines, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Ames, IA to Cedar Rapids
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Ames, IA to Dubuque, IA
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Ottumwa, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Dubuque, IA to Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Amtrak Thruway

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from UW Madison Langdon St to Milwaukee Intermodal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
amtrak.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from UW Madison Langdon St to Milwaukee Intermodal
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Des Moines, IA to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Other operators
Taxi from Fort Dodge to Dudley's Corner, IA
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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