There are 6 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND) by plane, subway, bus, train or car

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Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  58 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indianapolis (IND) ORD - IND

$65 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago to Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis

$22 - $36

4 alternative options

Subway to Chicago Midway, fly  •  3 h 8 min

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

$84 - $268

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Indianapolis, IN Chicago

$39 - $62

Train  •  8 h 3 min

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

$44 - $107

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND) 204.7 miles

$20 - $29

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and Indianapolis Airport (IND) is 178 miles. The road distance is 204.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND) without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 17 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min to fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indianapolis (IND), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND) is to fly which takes 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 17 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 8 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Indianapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Indianapolis Airport (IND) is 1 h ahead of Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). It is currently 6:10 AM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and 7:10 AM in Indianapolis Airport (IND).

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND) is 205 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND).

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Aer Lingus, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Indianapolis Airport.

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There are 193+ hotels available in Indianapolis Airport (IND). Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND).
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  • Distance: 178.4 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and Indianapolis Airport (IND), USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Aer Lingus fly from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND) hourly. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to Indianapolis Airport (IND) twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $29 and the journey takes 3 h 25 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Train operators
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 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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