There are 7 ways to get from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee by plane, bus, train 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 Milwaukee  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Milwaukee (MKE) FWA - MKE

$231 - $1,048

Cheapest option

Bus via Gary, In  •  8 h 36 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 Milwaukee, Wi

$44 - $92

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Fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) FWA - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

$139 - $330

Bus, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL Columbus / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station Hiawatha Service

$48 - $111

Bus, train via Elkhart, IN  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN
  2. Take the train from Elkhart Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station

$80 - $154

Bus  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Michigan City, IN
  2. Take the bus from Michigan City, IN to Chicago O'Hare T5
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak

$60 - $111

Drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee 252 miles

$24 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee. However, there are services departing from Coldwater Rd. at Wal-Mart Entrance and arriving at Milwaukee, Wi via Fort Wayne, IN, Gary, In and Chicago, Il. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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The distance between Fort Wayne and Milwaukee is 195 miles. The road distance is 252 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 7 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee, including transfers.

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Fort Wayne to Milwaukee bus services, operated by Barons Bus, depart from Fort Wayne, IN station.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee is to fly which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Wayne Airport to Milwaukee Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 52 min and has one stopover.

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Fort Wayne to Milwaukee bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Milwaukee, Wi station.

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Milwaukee is 1 h behind Fort Wayne. It is currently 3:37 AM in Fort Wayne and 2:37 AM in Milwaukee.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Milwaukee is 252 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to drive from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee.

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Map of how to get from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee.
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  • Distance: 195.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Milwaukee, WI, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee via Central Station, Fort Wayne, IN, Gary, IN, Gary, In, and Chicago, Il in around 8 h 36 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Milwaukee via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
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 Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Train from Elkhart Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
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
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Bus from Michigan City, IN to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Book at
hoosierride.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
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Michigan City, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Book at
baronsbus.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 Milwaukee, Wi
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$28 - $35

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

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There are 120+ hotels available in Milwaukee. Prices start at $81 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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