There are 6 ways to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Indianapolis (IND) ALB - IND

$150 - $742

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Bus  •  17h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY to Chinatown-152 East Broadway Schenectady
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Indianapolis, IN Indiana Travel

$96 - $100

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Bus via Cincinnati  •  21h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Albany, NY - 1245 Central Ave to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Indianapolis, IN

$114 - $144

Train via Chicago  •  23h

  1. Take the train from Schenectady Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station Cardinal

$124 - $178

Train  •  28h 29m

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Empire Service / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station Cardinal

$128 - $188

Drive  •  13h 14m

  1. Drive from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis 785.4 miles

$75 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $75 - $120 and takes 13h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis is to fly which costs $150 - $750 and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Albany International Airport and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Central Ave & Northway Mall - Colonie Station, Albany, NY - 1245 Central Ave, New York, NY and Cincinnati, OH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 11m.

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The distance between Albany Airport (ALB) and Indianapolis is 677 miles. The road distance is 785.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis without a car is to bus which takes 17h 17m and costs $96 - $101.

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It takes approximately 5h 12m to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis, including transfers.

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Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis bus services, operated by Fox Bus, depart from Albany, NY - 1245 Central Ave station.

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The best way to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis is to fly which takes 5h 12m and costs $150 - $750. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $96 - $101 and takes 17h 17m, you could also train via Chicago, which costs $120 - $180 and takes 23h.

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There is no direct flight from Albany Airport to Indianapolis Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 9m and has one stopover.

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Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at Indianapolis, IN station.

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Map of how to get from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis.
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  • Distance: 676.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 12m

What companies run services between Albany Airport (ALB), USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis via Central Ave & Northway Mall - Colonie Station, Central Ave & Lexington Ave, Albany, NY, Chinatown-152 East Broadway, New York, NY, and Indianapolis, IN in around 17h 17m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Albany to Indianapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
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 Schenectady Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
15h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Premium
$290 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Business Seat
$180 - $250
Train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Seat
$50 - $70
Train from New York Penn Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $440
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $290
Business Seat
$200 - $290
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Albany to New York
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
VIA Rail
Escape
$28 - $50
Economy
$50 - $70
EconomyPlus
$70 - $100
Business
$75 - $110
Bus operators
Fox Bus
Website
gotobus.com
Bus from Albany, NY to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
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Bus from Albany, NY - 1245 Central Ave to Chinatown-152 East Broadway
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Indiana Travel Express
Bus from New York, NY to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
gotobus.com
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gotobus.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Schedules at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis is 785 miles. It takes approximately 13h 14m to drive from Albany Airport (ALB) to Indianapolis.

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Delta, Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Albany Airport to Indianapolis Airport.

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