• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 10 ways to get from Indianapolis to Aspen 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 Indianapolis to Aspen  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Aspen (ASE) IND - ASE

$354 - $1,506

Cheapest option

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  31 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO
  2. Take the bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to South Glenwood BRT station
  3. Take the bus from 27th Street South Glenwood Station to Garmisch and Hopkins Brt / ...

$176 - $240

8 alternative options

Fly Indianapolis to Eagle, bus  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Eagle (EGE) IND - EGE
  2. Take the bus from Eagle County Regional Airport to Aspen

$457 - $1,877

Fly Indianapolis to Gunnison  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Gunnison (GUC) IND - GUC

$539 - $1,984

Fly Indianapolis to Denver, bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Denver (DEN) IND - DEN
  2. Take the bus from Denver International Airport to Brush Creek & HWY 82 Intercept Lot

$204 - $527

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Aspen  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Chicago
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Aspen (ASE) ORD - ASE

$323 - $688

Fly Indianapolis to Montrose, bus  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Montrose (MTJ) IND - MTJ
  2. Take the bus from Montrose to Crested Butte

$412 - $1,677

Train, bus  •  29 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Denver Union Station
  3. Take the bus from Denver Union Station to South Glenwood BRT station
  4. Take the bus from 27th Street South Glenwood Station to Garmisch and Hopkins Brt / ...

$203 - $538

Bus Greyhound USA  •  40 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Richmond, IN
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Dayton Trotwood, OH
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Vail
  4. Take the bus from Vail Transportation Center to Eagle County Airport
  5. Take the bus from Eagle County Regional Airport to Aspen

$203 - $427

Drive  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Aspen 1252.1 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Aspen is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 20 h 31 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Aspen is to fly which costs $350 - $1,600 and takes 6 h 53 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Aspen. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Garmisch and Hopkins via Denver Bus Center - Greyhound and 27th Street South Glenwood Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 43 min.

More details

The distance between Indianapolis and Aspen is 1107 miles. The road distance is 1252.1 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Indianapolis to Aspen without a car is to train and bus which takes 29 h 58 min and costs $200 - $550.

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Indianapolis to Aspen, including transfers.

More details

Indianapolis to Aspen bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Indianapolis, IN station.

More details

The best way to get from Indianapolis to Aspen is to fly which takes 6 h 53 min and costs $350 - $1,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $240 and takes 31 h 43 min.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Aspen Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 59 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Indianapolis to Aspen bus services, operated by RFTA, arrive at Garmisch and Hopkins station.

More details

Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Aspen.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1106.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Aspen, CO, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from Indianapolis to Aspen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Aspen via Denver Bus Center - Greyhound and 27th Street South Glenwood Station in around 31 h 43 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Gunnison via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Gunnison via Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Gunnison via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Gunnison via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Gunnison via Houston, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Aspen
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Aspen via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 59 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Gunnison via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Aspen
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Aspen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Denver via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Denver via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Aspen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Aspen via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Denver
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
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 to Denver Union Station
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $400
Room
$500 - $750
Bus operators
Epic Mountain Express
Phone
+1 970-754-7433
Website
epicmountainexpress.com
Bus from Eagle County Regional Airport to Aspen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
More information at
Epic Mountain Express
Bus from Denver International Airport to Brush Creek & HWY 82 Intercept Lot
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $130
More information at
Epic Mountain Express
Megabus
Mountain Limo
Website
mountain-limo.com
Bus from Montrose to Crested Butte
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
mountain-limo.com
Alpine Express
Website
alpineexpressshuttle.com
Bus from Montrose to Crested Butte
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$161
Schedules at
alpineexpressshuttle.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Union Station to South Glenwood BRT station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to South Glenwood BRT station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Website
ridebustang.com
RFTA
Phone
+1 970-925-8484
Website
rfta.com
Bus from 27th Street South Glenwood Station to Garmisch and Hopkins
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
rfta.com
Burlington Trailways
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Dayton Trotwood, OH
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
baronsbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Vail
Ave. Duration
30 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300
Eagle County Transit
Phone
970-328-8600
Email
info@eaglecounty.us
Website
eaglecounty.us
Bus from Vail Transportation Center to Eagle County Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
eaglecounty.us

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Aspen is 2 h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 10:56 AM in Indianapolis and 8:56 AM in Aspen.

Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Aspen is 1252 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 31 min to drive from Indianapolis to Aspen.

Get driving directions

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Aspen Airport.

Search flights

There are 393+ hotels available in Aspen. Prices start at $240 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Indianapolis to Indianapolis Airport is to line 8 bus which takes 39 min and costs $2.

More details