There are 6 ways to get from Baltimore to Indianapolis by plane, train, subway, bus or car

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

Fly from Baltimore  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Indianapolis (IND) BWI - IND

$124 - $374

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Richmond, IN
  4. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$81 - $190

4 alternative options

Train to Reagan Washington, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Indianapolis (IND) DCA - IND

$141 - $394

Train, subway to Washington Dulles, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
  3. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Indianapolis (IND) IAD - IND

$137 - $441

Train  •  19 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Cardinal

$100 - $300

Drive  •  9 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Baltimore to Indianapolis 576.9 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baltimore to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Baltimore to Indianapolis is to fly which costs $120 - $380 and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Baltimore and Indianapolis is 513 miles. The road distance is 576.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Baltimore to Indianapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baltimore to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Baltimore Downtown, Md and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Pittsburgh, Pa, Dayton Trotwood, OH and Richmond, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak station and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak. Services depart twice a week, and operate Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 19 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Baltimore, MD, USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Baltimore to Indianapolis every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Baltimore to Indianapolis via Pittsburgh, Pa, Dayton Trotwood, Oh, Dayton Trotwood, OH, and Richmond, IN in around 15 h 51 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Baltimore to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Reagan Washington to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Washington Dulles to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Baltimore to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Reagan Washington to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Washington Dulles to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Baltimore to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Baltimore to Indianapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Washington Dulles to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT WEST station to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Baltimore Penn Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com

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