Waupaca travel guide

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You're Going to Love Waupaca

With a population of 6,069, Waupaca is a must-see destination in Wisconsin, United States.

Where to Eat in Waupaca

If you’re looking for affordable options, T-Dubs Public House (111 Cooper St) and Par 4 Bistro (201 Foxfire Dr) are great picks.

When to visit Waupaca

Waupaca in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Waupaca in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Waupaca


Although Waupaca doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Appleton Intl (ATW), which is located 46 km from Waupaca.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Waupaca. The train journey from Waupaca to Chicago takes 21h 58m and costs around $94 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Flint, expect to pay about $146 for a 38h 48m trip. The train station in Waupaca is called Waupaca, and is located 2.7 km from the city centre.


Another option to get to Waupaca is to pick up a car hire from Chicago, which is about 300 km from Waupaca. You’ll find branches of Hertz and Alamo, among others, in Chicago.

Airlines serving Waupaca

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British Airways
Good (2,089 reviews)
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Air France
Good (628 reviews)
United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
Good (1,688 reviews)
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Air Canada
Good (2,590 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Good (3,422 reviews)
ITA Airways
Good (305 reviews)
Aer Lingus
Good (558 reviews)
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Korean Air
Excellent (448 reviews)
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Japan Airlines
Excellent (650 reviews)
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Copa Airlines
Good (621 reviews)
China Southern
Excellent (14 reviews)
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Where to stay in Waupaca

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Comfort Suites at Par 4 Resort and Econo Lodge.

Where to stay in popular areas of Waupaca

Hiring a car in Waupaca

Expect to pay $1.68 per litre in Waupaca (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.09 and $26.78.