There are 8 ways to get from Buffalo to Indiana by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Buffalo to Chicago Midway, train  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Chicago Midway (MDW) BUF - MDW
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to East Chicago

$181 - $472

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Bus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, NY to University of Cincinnati, OH Buffalo
  2. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN

$51 - $114

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Fly Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BUF - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Highland, IN

$154 - $422

Train to Rochester, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Rochester
  2. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) ROC - ORD
  3. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Highland, IN

$192 - $457

Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
  4. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$71 - $159

Train  •  17 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Hoosier State / ...

$134 - $368

Train, bus  •  20 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Buffalo to Aldershot
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to London
  3. Take the bus from London, ON to Ann Arbor, MI
  4. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Indianapolis, IN

$102 - $287

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Buffalo to Indianapolis 503.2 miles

$45 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Buffalo to Indiana is to drive which costs $45 - $75 and takes 8 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Buffalo to Indiana is to fly and bus which costs $150 - $430 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Buffalo to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Buffalo, Ny and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Cleveland, Oh, Columbus, OH and Richmond, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Buffalo to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Buffalo and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak and Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 39 min.

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The distance between Buffalo and Indiana is 419 miles. The road distance is 503.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Indiana without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 24 min and costs $70 - $160.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Buffalo to Indiana, including transfers.

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Buffalo to Indiana bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Buffalo, Ny station.

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Buffalo to Indiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Indiana is to bus which takes 11 h 24 min and costs $70 - $160. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $130 - $370 and takes 17 h 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Buffalo to Indiana.
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  • Distance: 418.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Buffalo, NY, USA and Indiana, USA?

You can take a bus from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Cleveland, Oh, Columbus, Oh, Columbus, OH, and Richmond, IN in around 11 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Buffalo, Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak, and Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 17 h 39 min.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to East Chicago
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
nictd.com
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Buffalo to Rochester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $70
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $70
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$80 - $120
Train from Buffalo to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$25 - $35
Economy
$30 - $45
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $65
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $120
Train from Aldershot to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$55 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Buffalo Exchange Street Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Buffalo Depew Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
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
bus
Bus from Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Highland, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
airportsupersaver.com
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 Buffalo, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Buffalo, NY to University of Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Megabus
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from London, ON to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $60

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The quickest flight from Buffalo Airport to Chicago Midway Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Buffalo to Indiana bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at Indianapolis, IN station.

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Buffalo to Indiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Indianapolis Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Buffalo to Indiana is 503 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to drive from Buffalo to Indiana.

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Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Buffalo Airport to Chicago Midway Airport.

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The nearest airport to Indiana is Indianapolis (IND) Airport which is 43 miles away. Other nearby airports include Fort Wayne (FWA) (69.3 miles), Dayton (DAY) (108 miles) and Covington (CVG) (119.8 miles).

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There are 10+ hotels available in Indiana. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Buffalo to Buffalo Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs $8 - $17.

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