There are 5 ways to get from Fort Wayne to Iowa City by plane, bus or car

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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Fly to Cedar Rapids  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Cedar Rapids (CID) FWA - CID

$300 - $1,380

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Bus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL Columbus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA 1205 / ...

$47 - $116

3 alternative options

Fly to Moline, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Moline (MLI) FWA - MLI
  2. Take the bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville

Bus via Davenport, Ia  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Gary, IN
  2. Take the bus from Gary, In to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
  4. Take the bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA

$77 - $152

Drive  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Iowa City 368.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Wayne to Iowa City. However, there are services departing from Coldwater Rd. at entrance of Easter Seals / ARC and arriving at Iowa City, IA via Ft Wayne, IN and Chicago, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 56 min.

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The distance between Fort Wayne and Iowa City is 336 miles. The road distance is 368.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Iowa City without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Fort Wayne to Iowa City, including transfers.

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Fort Wayne to Iowa City bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Ft Wayne, IN station.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Iowa City is to fly which takes 5 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 56 min.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Wayne Airport to Cedar Rapids Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 21 min and has one stopover.

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Fort Wayne to Iowa City bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Iowa City, IA station.

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Iowa City is 1 h behind Fort Wayne. It is currently 7:04 AM in Fort Wayne and 6:04 AM in Iowa City.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Iowa City is 368 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to drive from Fort Wayne to Iowa City.

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Map of how to get from Fort Wayne to Iowa City.
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  • Distance: 335.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 25 min

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Iowa City, IA, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Fort Wayne to Iowa City hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Wayne to Iowa City via Central Station, Ft Wayne, IN, and Chicago, IL in around 10 h 56 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cedar Rapids via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cedar Rapids via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cedar Rapids via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cedar Rapids via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to Moline via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to Moline via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Fort Wayne to Moline via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cedar Rapids via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Fort Wayne to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cedar Rapids via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to Moline via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Bus operators
Windstar
Phone
+1 888-494-6378
Email
sara@gowindstar.com
Website
gowindstar.com
Bus from Moline Airport to Iowa City - Coralville
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
gowindstar.com
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Gary, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Book at
baronsbus.com
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Davenport, IA to Iowa City, IA
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
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 Gary, In to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Chicago, Il to Davenport, Ia
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55

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

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There are 35+ hotels available in Iowa City. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Fort Wayne Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs .

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