There are 6 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis by plane, 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 Fort Lauderdale  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Indianapolis (IND) FLL - IND

$114 - $384

5 alternative options

Fly from Miami  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Indianapolis (IND) MIA - IND

$140 - $419

Bus Greyhound USA  •  28 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Louisville, Ky
  3. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN

$122 - $317

Bus La Cubana  •  29 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Indianapolis, IN

$217 - $232

Train  •  40 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Cardinal

$250 - $710

Drive  •  19 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis 1177.5 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Allegiant Air and three other airlines fly from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis via Miami, FL, Miami, Fl, Atlanta, Ga, Louisville, Ky, and Louisville, KY in around 28 h 9 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Miami to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Miami to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Miami to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Miami to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Miami to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Miami to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $280
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Indianapolis is 1617 km. The road distance is 1884 km.

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 19 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs $110 - $390.

No, there is no direct train from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via Alexandria Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Fort Lauderdale and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Miami, Fl, Atlanta, Ga and Louisville, KY. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 9 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Indianapolis, including transfers.