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There are 5 ways to get from Fort Wayne to Washington by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  4h 27m

  1. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Reagan Washington (DCA) FWA - DCA

$220 - $999

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Toledo, OH Cincinnati
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, Oh to Washington, Dc 4440 / ...

$71 - $178

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  20h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Wayne, IN to Elkhart, IN Columbus
  2. Take the train from Elkhart Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited

$117 - $299

Bus via Pittsburgh, PA  •  21h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Akron, OH
  2. Take the bus from Akron, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, PA to Washington DC

$72 - $131

Drive  •  9h 39m

  1. Drive from Fort Wayne to Washington 565.3 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Wayne to Washington is to drive which costs $55 - $80 and takes 9h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Wayne to Washington is to fly which costs $220 - $1,000 and takes 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Wayne to Washington. However, there are services departing from Coldwater Rd. at Wal-Mart Entrance and arriving at Washington, Dc via Fort Wayne, IN and Toledo, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 27m.

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The distance between Fort Wayne and Washington is 458 miles. The road distance is 565.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Washington without a car is to bus which takes 19h 27m and costs $70 - $180.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Fort Wayne to Washington, including transfers.

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Fort Wayne to Washington 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 Washington is to fly which takes 4h 27m and costs $220 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $180 and takes 19h 27m.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Wayne Airport to Reagan Washington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 46m and has one stopover.

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Fort Wayne to Washington bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Washington, Dc station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Wayne to Washington.
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  • Distance: 457.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 27m

What companies run services between Fort Wayne, IN, USA and Washington, DC, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Fort Wayne to Washington hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Wayne to Washington via Fort Wayne, IN, Toledo, OH, and Toledo, Oh in around 19h 27m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Wayne to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Elkhart Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
15h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Toledo, OH
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
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Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Akron, OH
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
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 Toledo, Oh to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Bus from Akron, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Wayne to Washington is 565 miles. It takes approximately 9h 39m to drive from Fort Wayne to Washington.

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

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There are 853+ hotels available in Washington. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Wayne to Fort Wayne Airport is to taxi which takes 19m and costs $35 - $45.

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