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

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

Bus, Megabus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Chicago, Il 4566 / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Indianapolis

$31 - $58

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Naperville Rt59
  2. Take the train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak

$53 - $125

Bus, train via Chicago, IL  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Naperville Rt59
  2. Take the train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Indianapolis, IN

Drive  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Drive from DeKalb to Indianapolis 240.9 miles

$23 - $35

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indianapolis (IND) ORD - IND

$82 - $246

Bus, train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Dekalb to Naperville Rt59
  2. Take the train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station
  3. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Indianapolis (IND) MDW - IND

$97 - $291

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from DeKalb to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from DeKalb to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between DeKalb and Indianapolis is 203 miles. The road distance is 240.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from DeKalb to Indianapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from DeKalb to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Dekalb and arriving at Indianapolis via Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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What companies run services between DeKalb, IL, USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from DeKalb to Indianapolis via Chicago, Il and Chicago in around 6 h 37 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
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
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Naperville to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
metrarail.com
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
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 Dekalb to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Dekalb to Naperville Rt59
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23

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