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There are 7 ways to get from Fort Wayne to Alexandria by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Alexandria  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Alexandria (AEX) FWA - AEX

$311 - $1,274

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Dayton Trotwood, OH
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Texarkana, Ar
  3. Take the bus from Texarkana, Ar to Shreveport, La
  4. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Alexandria, La

$138 - $323

5 alternative options

Fly to Lafayette, bus  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Lafayette (LFT) FWA - LFT
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Alexandria, La

$342 - $1,404

Bus, train  •  31h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN
  2. Take the train from Elkhart Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Longview Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
  5. Take the bus from Shreveport, La to Alexandria, La

$202 - $520

Bus, train via New Orleans, La  •  32h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the bus from New Orleans, La to Alexandria, La

$175 - $488

Bus, train via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal  •  34h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN
  2. Take the train from Elkhart Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  4. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Lafayette Amtrak Station
  5. Take the bus from Lafayette, La to Alexandria, La

$231 - $581

Drive  •  17h 1m

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Alexandria 936.8 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Wayne to Alexandria is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 17h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Wayne to Alexandria is to fly which costs $310 - $1,300 and takes 5h 15m.

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The distance between Fort Wayne and Alexandria is 795 miles. The road distance is 936.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Alexandria without a car is to bus which takes 29h 53m and costs $130 - $330.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m to get from Fort Wayne to Alexandria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Alexandria is to fly which takes 5h 15m and costs $310 - $1,300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $330 and takes 29h 53m.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Wayne Airport to Alexandria Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 44m and has one stopover.

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Alexandria is 1h behind Fort Wayne. It is currently 11:39 PM in Fort Wayne and 10:39 PM in Alexandria.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Alexandria is 937 miles. It takes approximately 17h 1m to drive from Fort Wayne to Alexandria.

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United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Fort Wayne Airport to Alexandria Airport.

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Map of how to get from Fort Wayne to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 795.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 15m

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Alexandria, LA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Fort Wayne to Alexandria hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Wayne to Alexandria via Fort Wayne, IN, Dayton Trotwood, OH, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Texarkana, Ar, Shreveport, La, and Alexandria, La in around 29h 53m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Alexandria via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Wayne to Alexandria via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Wayne to Lafayette via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Alexandria via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Wayne to Alexandria via Philadelphia, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to Lafayette via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Wayne to Lafayette via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to Lafayette via Charlotte, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Alexandria via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to Lafayette via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Elkhart Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Train from Chicago Union Station to Longview Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
18h 43m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $650
Train from Chicago Union Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
19h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Lafayette Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
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 Lafayette, La to Alexandria, La
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Texarkana, Ar to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Shreveport, La to Alexandria, La
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Longview, Tx to Shreveport, La
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29
Bus from New Orleans, La to Alexandria, La
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Dayton Trotwood, OH
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Book at
baronsbus.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
hoosierride.com

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There are 30+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Fort Wayne Airport is to taxi which takes 19m and costs $35 - $45.

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