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Journey Information

Indianapolis to Fort Wayne bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$45.40
Fastest time2h 10m
Trips per day3
Bus lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Does the bus take you directly from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne?

Unfortunately there are currently no buses that go the entire distance from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne. At some point, you will need to switch onto another vehicle to complete the journey, such as a local shuttle or even a train. More details are available as you peruse individual tickets.

How much is a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $51.64 was the low point for bus fares from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne. Buses from Fort Wayne to Indianapolis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $51.64 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 4 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $6.98 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 48 minutes to cover the 105 miles (169 kilometers) from Indianapolis, IN to Fort Wayne, IN. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 10 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Monday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. For a less crowded trip, try to book your bus travel for the beginning of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Indianapolis?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. However, only one of these is a direct bus. With direct service, you do not have to transfer onto a different bus at any point during your trip. Direct buses also tend to be significantly faster, which is worth bearing in mind as you compare the available options.

What bus companies travel from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne?

There are 3 bus lines from Indianapolis, Indiana to Fort Wayne, Indiana. Miller Transportation offers the most choice in regards to departure time, with a couple of buses on its daily schedule.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Barons Bus Lines12h 11m$48.08
Greyhound111h 0m$78.12
Miller Transportation23h 19m$61.35

Where does the bus leave from in Indianapolis?

Most buses depart from the main station in Indianapolis, Indiana:

  • 350 S Illinois St
  • Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr

Where does the bus arrive in Fort Wayne?

All buses from Indianapolis arrive at one main station in Fort Wayne, Indiana:

  • Citilink Ctrl Station - 121 West Baker St

Price trends for buses from Indianapolis to Fort Wayne

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20SepOct

Monthly average prices

$67$53$40$27$13ONDJFMAMJJAS

Prices as travel date approaches

$100$80$60$40$203020100

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