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

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Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Indianapolis  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Indianapolis (IND) HOU - IND

$193 - $433

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Fly Houston to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  5 h 57 min

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

$107 - $399

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Fly Houston to Indianapolis  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Houston (IAH) to Indianapolis (IND) IAH - IND

$173 - $425

Fly Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Houston Hobby Apt (HOU) to Chicago Midway (MDW) HOU - MDW
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to East Chicago

$144 - $857

Bus via Airways Transit Center  •  25 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
  2. Take the bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Memphis
  3. Take the bus from Memphis, TN to Indianapolis, IN

$126 - $227

Bus Greyhound USA  •  26 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
  2. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Louisville, Ky
  3. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN - Amtrak

$136 - $317

Bus, train  •  27 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Houston, Tx to Longview, Tx
  2. Take the train from Longview Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Bloomington/Normal, IL to Indianapolis, IN

$161 - $407

Train  •  35 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  2. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak

$220 - $617

Drive  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Houston to Indianapolis 1031.2 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Houston to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Houston, TX and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East, American Way Transit Center and Memphis, TN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Houston to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Houston Amtrak and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal and Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 54 min.

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The distance between Houston and Indiana is 900 miles. The road distance is 1031.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Houston to Indiana without a car is to bus which takes 25 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Houston to Indiana, including transfers.

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Houston to Indiana bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Houston, TX station.

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Houston to Indiana train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Houston Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Houston to Indiana is to fly which takes 5 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 25 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 35 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Indianapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Houston to Indiana bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Indianapolis, IN station.

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Map of how to get from Houston to Indiana.
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  • Distance: 900.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Houston, TX, USA and Indiana, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Houston to Indianapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Houston to Indianapolis via Dallas/Forth Worth, Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East, Memphis, American Way Transit Center, Airways Transit Center, and Memphis, TN in around 25 h 30 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Indianapolis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Indianapolis via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Chicago Midway via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Houston to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Houston to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $850
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via Tulsa
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare via Oklahoma City
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Indianapolis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Houston to Indianapolis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Houston Hobby Apt to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Houston to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Houston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
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
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 Longview Amtrak to Bloomington-Normal Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$420 - $600
Train from Houston Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Room
$490 - $700
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
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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Houston, TX to Dallas/Forth Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Dallas/Fort Worth Dart East to Memphis
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Book at
megabus.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Memphis, TN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
hoosierride.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 Houston, Tx to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $210
Bus from Houston, Tx to Longview, Tx
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bloomington-Normal, IL to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
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Indiana is 1 h ahead of Houston. It is currently 6:47 AM in Houston and 7:47 AM in Indiana.

Houston to Indiana train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Indianapolis Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houston to Indiana is 1031 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 58 min to drive from Houston to Indiana.

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American Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Houston Hobby Apt Airport to Indianapolis Airport.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Indiana. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Houston to Houston Hobby Apt Airport is to line 040 bus which takes 49 min and costs .

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