There are 7 ways to get from Indianapolis to Aspen by plane, shuttle, 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.

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Fly to Aspen  •  6 h 32 min

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

$354 - $1,506

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  39 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 West Glenwood Park & Ride
  5. Take the bus from Glenwood Park & Ride DV to Paepcke Park UV Brt / ...

$162 - $369

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Fly to Eagle, shuttle  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Eagle (EGE) IND - EGE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Eagle Airport to Aspen, CO

$462 - $1,887

Fly to Montrose, bus  •  12 h 20 min

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

$412 - $1,677

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  30 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO
  2. Take the bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to West Glenwood Park & Ride
  3. Take the bus from Glenwood Park & Ride DV to Paepcke Park UV Brt / ...

$172 - $236

Train, bus, drive  •  32 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Granby Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Kremmling, CO to Silverthorne, CO
  4. Drive from Silverthorne, CO to Aspen

$332 - $726

Drive  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Aspen 1252.1 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Aspen. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Paepcke Park UV via Denver Bus Center - Greyhound and Glenwood Park & Ride DV. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 26 min.

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

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Aspen without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 32 min to get from Indianapolis to Aspen, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Aspen is to fly which takes 6 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 h 26 min.

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There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Aspen Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Indianapolis to Aspen bus services, operated by RFTA, arrive at Paepcke Park UV station.

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Aspen is 2 h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 7:39 AM in Indianapolis and 5:39 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.

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  • Distance: 1106.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 32 min

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

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from Indianapolis to Aspen hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Aspen via Denver, CO, Denver Bus Center - Greyhound, West Glenwood Park & Ride, and Glenwood Park & Ride DV in around 30 h 26 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 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
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Newark
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 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 Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Aspen via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Eagle via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Montrose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak 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 Granby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Colorado Mountain Express
Website
coloradomountainexpress.com
Shuttle from Eagle Airport to Aspen, CO
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
coloradomountainexpress.com
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
Burlington Trailways
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Denver Bus Center - Greyhound to West Glenwood Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Vail Transportation Center to West Glenwood Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
ridebustang.com
RFTA
Phone
+1 970-925-8484
Website
rfta.com
Bus from Glenwood Park & Ride DV to Paepcke Park UV
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
rfta.com
GO Alpine
Website
goalpine.com
Bus from Kremmling, CO to Silverthorne, CO
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Schedules at
goalpine.com
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.

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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
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300

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

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There are 377+ hotels available in Aspen. Prices start at $129 USD per night.

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

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