There are 3 ways to get from Fort Wayne to Jackson by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Ann Arbor, MI Cincinnati
  2. Take the train from Ann Arbor Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak Wolverine

$41 - $81

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Jackson 116.3 miles

$11 - $17

Fly, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Detroit (DTW) FWA - DTW
  2. Take the train from Dearborn Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak

$216 - $1,002

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The distance between Fort Wayne and Jackson is 86 miles. The road distance is 116.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Jackson without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Fort Wayne to Jackson, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Fort Wayne Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Jackson is 116 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Fort Wayne to Jackson.

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Delta offers flights from Fort Wayne Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Jackson. Prices start at $56 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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Map of how to get from Fort Wayne to Jackson.
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  • Distance: 86.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Jackson, MI, USA?

There is no direct connection from Fort Wayne to Jackson. However, you can take the line 8 bus to Central Station, take the walk to Fort Wayne, IN, take the bus to Ann Arbor, MI, take the walk to Ann Arbor Amtrak, then take the train to Jackson Amtrak. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Jackson.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
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 Ann Arbor Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Dearborn Amtrak to Jackson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
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