There are 6 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Indianapolis by plane, subway, bus, train 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 Chicago Midway  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Indianapolis (IND) MDW - IND

$83 - $259

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Indianapolis

$22 - $34

4 alternative options

Subway to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Take the subway from Midway to Harold Washington Library
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indianapolis (IND) ORD - IND

$71 - $221

Bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago 95th & Dan R, IL to Indianapolis, IN 0356 / ...

$44 - $62

Train  •  6 h 30 min

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

$42 - $104

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Indianapolis 182.5 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Indianapolis is to fly which costs $80 - $260 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Indianapolis is 163 miles. The road distance is 182.5 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Indianapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) station to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Midway Orange Line Station and arriving at Indianapolis via Cicero & 24th Place Terminal and Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Southwest Airlines flies from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Indianapolis twice daily. Alternatively, Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Indianapolis twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Train operators
Amtrak
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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

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