There are 9 ways to get from Indianapolis to Arkansas by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly Indianapolis to Fayetteville  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Fayetteville (XNA) IND - XNA

$269 - $1,235

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Cincinnati, OH Schedules 0014 and 0015
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Little Rock, Ar 1537

$82 - $195

7 alternative options

Fly Indianapolis to Fort Smith  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Fort Smith (FSM) IND - FSM

$245 - $1,218

Fly Indianapolis to Little Rock  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Little Rock (LIT) IND - LIT

$258 - $1,208

Bus to Covington, fly to Fayetteville  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Fayetteville (XNA) CVG - XNA

$262 - $1,260

Bus, train  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington/Normal, IL 1401 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$113 - $263

Bus via Chicago 95th & Dan R, IL  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago 95th & Dan R, IL 0356 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Little Rock, Ar 1227

$110 - $218

Train  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Hoosier State / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak Texas Eagle

$131 - $348

Drive  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Little Rock 586.8 miles

$55 - $85

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Arkansas, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Indianapolis to Bentonville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Chicago 95th & Dan R, IL, Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il, Little Rock, Ar, Washington & Main, and River Cities Center in around 19 h 8 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Fort Smith via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Fort Smith via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Fort Smith via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Covington to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Little Rock via Dallas
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h
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
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Little Rock Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $250
Room
$370 - $550
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Burlington Trailways
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
13 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $160

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Indianapolis to Arkansas?

The distance between Indianapolis and Arkansas is 752 km. The road distance is 939 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Arkansas?

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Arkansas is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 33 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Indianapolis to Arkansas?

The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Arkansas is to fly which takes 5 h 51 min and costs $260 - $1,300.

Is there a direct train between Indianapolis and Arkansas?

No, there is no direct train from Indianapolis to Arkansas. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Little Rock Union Station Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Indianapolis and Arkansas?

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Arkansas. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at W 7th & Battery via Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il, Washington & Main and River Cities Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Indianapolis to Arkansas?

It takes approximately 5 h 51 min to get from Indianapolis to Arkansas, including transfers.