There are 5 ways to get from Aurora to Indiana by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station Bnsf
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Indianapolis, IN

$23 - $36

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Train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station Bnsf
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Hoosier State / ...

$43 - $103

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Gary, In
  3. Take the bus from Gary, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$57 - $94

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Aurora to Indianapolis 217.7 miles

$21 - $35

Train, fly  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to South Bend (SBN) ORD - SBN

$305 - $623

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The cheapest way to get from Aurora to Indiana is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aurora to Indiana is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Aurora and Indiana is 150 miles. The road distance is 217.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to get from Aurora to Indiana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aurora to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Aurora Transportation Center Bay 2 and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Naperville Rt59, Chicago, Il and Gary, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aurora to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Aurora and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Aurora to Indiana.
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  • Distance: 150.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 45 min

What companies run services between Aurora, IL, USA and Indiana, USA?

You can take a train from Aurora to Indianapolis via Chicago Union Station and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 6 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aurora to Indianapolis via Naperville Metra, Naperville Rt59, Chicago, Il, Gary, In, and Gary, IN in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to South Bend
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Aurora to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
metrarail.com
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
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 Naperville Rt59 to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Chicago, Il to Gary, In
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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