There are 3 ways to get from Fort Wayne to Defiance by bus, taxi or car

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Bus, taxi  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Napoleon, OH Cincinnati
  2. Take a taxi from Napoleon, OH to Defiance

$53 - $80

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Wayne to Defiance 51.7 miles

$110 - $150

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Defiance 51.7 miles

$5 - $8

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The distance between Fort Wayne and Defiance is 42 miles. The road distance is 51.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Defiance without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 3 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to get from Fort Wayne to Defiance, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Defiance is 52 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Fort Wayne to Defiance.

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There are five+ hotels available in Defiance. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Wayne to Defiance.
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  • Distance: 41.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Defiance, OH, USA?

There is no direct connection from Fort Wayne to Defiance. However, you can take the line 8 bus to Central Station, take the walk to Fort Wayne, IN, take the bus to Napoleon, OH, then take the taxi to Defiance. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Defiance.

Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Napoleon, OH to Defiance
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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