There are 6 ways to get from Fort Wayne to Springfield Station by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Springfield (SPI) FWA - SPI

$291 - $1,261

Cheapest option

Bus, train via Chicago Union Station  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL Columbus / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$60 - $146

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington/Normal, IL
  3. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak

$77 - $136

Bus, train via Elkhart, IN  •  11 h 3 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 Springfield Amtrak

$92 - $189

Bus, train via Joliet  •  11 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Chicago, IL Columbus-Chicago
  2. Take the train from Joliet Union Station to Springfield Amtrak Lincoln Service / ...

$64 - $131

Drive  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Springfield Station 328.1 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Wayne and Springfield Station is 256 miles. The road distance is 328.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Springfield Station without a car is to bus and train which takes 9 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Fort Wayne to Springfield Station, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Wayne Airport to Springfield Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Springfield Station is 328 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to drive from Fort Wayne to Springfield Station.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Fort Wayne Airport to Springfield Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Springfield Station. Prices start at $51 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 Springfield Station.
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  • Distance: 256.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Springfield Station, IL, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Fort Wayne to Springfield Station every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Springfield via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Wayne to Springfield via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
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
Train from Joliet Union Station to Springfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
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 Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Book at
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
Burlington Trailways
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Indianapolis to Bloomington-Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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