There are 9 ways to get from Charleston to Indiana by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Indianapolis  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Indianapolis (IND) CHS - IND

$127 - $387

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Bus Megabus  •  21 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston to Atlanta, GA Charleston
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis

$102 - $136

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Fly to Evansville  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Evansville (EVV) CHS - EVV

$188 - $753

Fly to Fort Wayne  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to Fort Wayne (FWA) CHS - FWA

$190 - $720

Fly to Chicago Midway, train  •  5 h 23 min

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

$238 - $681

Fly to South Bend  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Charleston (CHS) to South Bend (SBN) CHS - SBN

$235 - $1,040

Fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  5 h 19 min

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

$191 - $531

Bus Greyhound USA  •  24 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Charleston to Columbia, SC
  2. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
  4. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$107 - $238

Drive  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Charleston to Indianapolis 733.6 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Charleston to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Charleston and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Columbia, Sc, Columbus, OH and Richmond, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 14 min.

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The distance between Charleston and Indiana is 630 miles. The road distance is 733.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Charleston to Indiana without a car is to bus which takes 21 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Charleston to Indiana, including transfers.

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Charleston to Indiana bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, depart from Charleston station.

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The best way to get from Charleston to Indiana is to fly which takes 4 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Charleston Airport to Indianapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 46 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleston to Indiana is 734 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 16 min to drive from Charleston to Indiana.

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Allegiant Air, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Charleston Airport to Indianapolis Airport.

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Map of how to get from Charleston to Indiana.
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  • Distance: 629.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Charleston, SC, USA and Indiana, USA?

Allegiant Air, Delta and three other airlines fly from Charleston to Indianapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Charleston to Indianapolis via Atlanta, GA, Peachtree St Sw @ Brotherton Transportation Mall, Peachtree St @ Wall St, Five Points Station, Civic Center Station, and Marta Civic Center Station - Nb in around 21 h 27 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charleston to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Fort Wayne via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Charleston to Fort Wayne via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Charleston to Chicago Midway via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Charleston to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Charleston to South Bend via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Charleston to South Bend via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Charleston to South Bend via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Charleston to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charleston to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Fort Wayne via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Charleston to Fort Wayne via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Charleston to Fort Wayne via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Charleston to South Bend via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Charleston to South Bend via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Charleston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Charleston to Chicago O'Hare via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Charleston to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Charleston to Evansville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Charleston to Fort Wayne via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Charleston to South Bend via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to South Bend via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Charleston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Charleston to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Charleston to Indianapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Charleston to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Charleston to Chicago Midway via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Charleston to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Charleston to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Charleston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
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
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
South Eastern Stages
Phone
+1 877.836.7607 / 404.591.2750
Email
info@sestages.com
Website
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Bus from Charleston to Columbia, SC
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
southeasternstages.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Book at
megabus.com
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 Columbia, Sc to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Book at
baronsbus.com

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