Fort Madison to Rock Island bus

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Fort Madison - Rock Island Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There is one daily bus from Fort Madison to Rock Island. Traveling by bus from Fort Madison to Rock Island usually takes around 6 hours and 10 minutes, but some buses might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled depending on traffic conditions.

Distance72 mi (116 km)
Shortest duration6h 10m
Cheapest price$59.07
Most frequent serviceBurlington Trailways
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Fort Madison to Rock Island?

$71.33 is the average price of a bus ticket from Fort Madison to Rock Island. Any tickets cheaper than $71.33 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Fort Madison to Rock Island by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $59 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Fort Madison to Rock Island?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Fort Madison to Rock Island. Burlington Trailways is the only company that has bus schedules available to search and book at the moment. It only makes the trip once a day on most days.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Burlington Trailways16h 10m$71.56
  • Book Burlington Trailways from Fort Madison to Rock Island from $59. There are 1 Burlington Trailways schedules from Fort Madison to Rock Island and you can expect on average to pay for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Rock Island. In Fort Madison, Burlington Trailways departs to Rock Island from 5002 Ave O and no other station. In Rock Island, Burlington Trailways arrives at Augustana College and no other station.

    An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Fort Madison to Rock Island takes 6 hours and 10 minutes .

    On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rock Island.

Frequently Asked Questions

The bus takes an average of 6 hours and 10 minutes to cover the 116 kilometers from Fort Madison to Rock Island. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Rock Island. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

There is usually only one bus per day from Fort Madison to Rock Island. It leaves the station in Fort Madison at 11:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

There is usually only one bus per day from Fort Madison to Rock Island. However, it is not a direct bus, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change buses during the trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Fort Madison to Rock Island; ticket prices start at $48.08.

City Information

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Fort Madison?

Main departure station: 5002 Ave O

Most buses depart from the main station in Fort Madison.

All bus stations in Fort Madison:

  • 5002 Ave O

Where does the bus arrive in Rock Island?

Main arrival station: Augustana College

All buses from Fort Madison arrive at one main station in Rock Island.

Bus stations in Rock Island:

  • Augustana College

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