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

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 Cape Girardeau, drive  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Cape Girardeau (CGI) FWA - CGI
  2. Drive from Cape Girardeau to Poplar Bluff

$285 - $1,256

Cheapest option

Bus, train via St. Louis  •  17 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to St. Louis
  3. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak

$86 - $183

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Fly to St. Louis, train  •  8 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to St. Louis (STL) FWA - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak

$306 - $1,338

Bus, taxi  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Rs Matthews Loves Trvl, Mo
  3. Take a taxi from Rs Matthews Loves Trvl, Mo to Poplar Bluff

$171 - $276

Bus, train  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL Columbus / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak Texas Eagle

$90 - $241

Bus, train via Elkhart, IN  •  17 h 39 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 Poplar Bluff Amtrak

$122 - $284

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Poplar Bluff 500.8 miles

$45 - $75

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Wayne and Poplar Bluff is 416 miles. The road distance is 500.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Poplar Bluff without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 14 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Fort Wayne to Poplar Bluff, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Wayne Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Poplar Bluff is 1 h behind Fort Wayne. It is currently 2:12 PM in Fort Wayne and 1:12 PM in Poplar Bluff.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Poplar Bluff is 501 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 34 min to drive from Fort Wayne to Poplar Bluff.

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United Airlines offers flights from Fort Wayne Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Poplar Bluff. Prices start at $100 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 Poplar Bluff.
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  • Distance: 416.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 10 min

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Poplar Bluff, MO, USA?

There is no direct connection from Fort Wayne to Poplar Bluff. However, you can take the taxi to Fort Wayne airport, fly to Cape Girardeau, then take the drive to Poplar Bluff. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Fort Wayne airport, fly to St. Louis, take the walk to LAMBERT MAIN TRML station, take the train to CIVIC CENTER station, take the walk to St. Louis Gateway Station, then take the train to Poplar Bluff.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Wayne to St. Louis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Wayne to St. Louis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to St. Louis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Wayne to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Wayne to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
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 St. Louis Gateway Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Train from Chicago Union Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $420
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
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Book at
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
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 Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Rs Matthews Loves Trvl, Mo
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
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
Other operators
Taxi from Rs Matthews Loves Trvl, Mo to Poplar Bluff
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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