There are 6 ways to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee by plane, bus, car or train

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Fly Fort Dodge to Milwaukee  •  4 h 21 min

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

$177 - $220

Cheapest option

Drive, bus, train  •  10 h 55 min

  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

4 alternative options

Bus, bus to Des Moines, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  8 h

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

$223 - $812

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Dodge, IA to Williams 417
  2. Take the bus from Williams to Ames, IA 803
  3. Take the bus from Ames, IA to Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL
  4. Take the bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il to Milwaukee, Wi

$103 - $179

Bus via Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Dodge, IA to Williams 417
  2. Take the bus from Williams to Ames, IA 803
  3. Take the bus from Ames, IA to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN 802
  4. Take the bus from Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN to Milwaukee 965

$142 - $199

Drive  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee 361.9 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee. However, there are services departing from Fort Dodge, IA and arriving at Milwaukee via Williams, Ames, IA and Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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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 bus which takes 14 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 21 min to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee, including transfers.

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Fort Dodge to Milwaukee bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, depart from Fort Dodge, IA station.

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The best way to get from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee is to fly which takes 4 h 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Dodge Airport to Milwaukee Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 39 min and has one stopover.

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Fort Dodge to Milwaukee bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Milwaukee station.

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

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Air Choice One offer flights from Fort Dodge Airport to Milwaukee Airport.

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  • Distance: 321.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 21 min

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

Air Choice One, Delta and three other airlines fly from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Williams, Ames, IA, Ames, IA, Chicago Cumberland Ave, IL, and Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il in around 14 h 55 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Minneapolis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Flights from Des Moines to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Des Moines to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Mason City, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Minneapolis, Covington
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Nashville
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Fort Dodge to Milwaukee via St. Louis, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from St. Paul-Minneapolis Union Depot to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
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
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fort Dodge, IA to Williams
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Clear Lake Jct., IA to St. Paul
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Williams to Ames, IA
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Ames, IA to Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis-St Paul Airport, MN to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Executive Express
Website
executiveexpress.biz
Bus from Williams, IA to Des Moines International Airport, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
executiveexpress.biz
Coach USA
Burlington Trailways
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago Cumberland Ave(E), Il to Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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