There are 7 ways to get from Indianapolis to Banff by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Indianapolis, bus  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Calgary (YYC) IND - YYC
  2. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$327 - $1,722

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Bus  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Lafayette, IN
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
  4. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
  5. Take the bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
  6. Take the bus from Calgary, AB to Banff, AB

$269 - $675

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Bus, bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Lafayette, IN
  2. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  3. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Calgary (YYC) ORD - YYC
  4. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB

$294 - $635

Train, bus, drive, Greyhound Connector  •  2 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Spokane Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Spokane Intermodal, WA to Arden "1" Stop Conoco
  4. Drive from Arden "1" Stop Conoco to Salmo
  5. Take the bus from Salmo to Cranbrook, BC
  6. Take the Greyhound Connector from Cranbrook, BC Canada to Invermere, BC Canada
  7. Drive from Invermere, BC Canada to Banff

Train, bus  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Everett, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc
  4. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Banff, AB

$362 - $1,048

Bus, train  •  3 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI
  2. Take the train from Windsor to Toronto
  3. Take the train from Toronto to Jasper
  4. Take the bus from Jasper, AB to Banff, AB

$380 - $1,175

Drive  •  32 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Banff 1962 miles

$260 - $380

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Banff. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Banff, AB via Lafayette, Chicago, Il, Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB and Calgary, AB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 23 h.

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The distance between Indianapolis and Banff is 1622 miles. The road distance is 1962 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Banff without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 19 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 56 min to get from Indianapolis to Banff, including transfers.

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Indianapolis to Banff bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Indianapolis, IN station.

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There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Calgary Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Indianapolis to Banff bus services, operated by Greyhound Canada, arrive at Banff, AB station.

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Banff is 2 h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 5:43 AM in Indianapolis and 3:43 AM in Banff.

Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Banff is 1962 miles. It takes approximately 32 h 17 min to drive from Indianapolis to Banff.

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Delta, Air Canada, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Calgary Airport.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Banff.
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  • Distance: 1622.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 56 min

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Banff, AB, Canada?

You can take a bus from Indianapolis to Banff via Lafayette, IN, Lafayette, Chicago, Il, Toronto, On, Toronto, ON, Winnipeg, MB, and Calgary, AB in around 2 days 23 h.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,900
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
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 Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
37 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$230 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$410 - $600
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $700
Room
$850 - $1,300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Windsor to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$85 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Toronto to Jasper
Ave. Duration
2 days 20 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$230 - $330
Economy
$450 - $650
Economy Plus
$600 - $850
Business
$650 - $950
Business Plus/Sleeper
$1,100 - $1,700
Bus operators
Brewster Express
Phone
1-866-606-6700
Website
banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Calgary International Airport, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Bus from Jasper, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Book at
bookings.banffjaspercollection.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
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 Lafayette to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Everett, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Chicago, Il to Toronto, On
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Gold Line
Website
gold-line.us
Bus from Spokane Intermodal, WA to Arden "1" Stop Conoco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $65
Schedules at
gold-line.us
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Salmo to Cranbrook, BC
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$15 - $23
Online Fare
$18 - $35
Standard Fare
$27 - $40
Refundable
$30 - $45
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$45 - $70
Online Fare
$60 - $90
Standard Fare
$75 - $110
Refundable
$85 - $130
Bus from Toronto, ON to Winnipeg, MB
Ave. Duration
30 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$100 - $160
Online Fare
$140 - $200
Standard Fare
$170 - $260
Refundable
$190 - $280
Bus from Winnipeg, MB to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$70 - $100
Online Fare
$95 - $140
Standard Fare
$110 - $170
Refundable
$130 - $190
Bus from Calgary, AB to Banff, AB
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $19
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Sun City Coachlines
Phone
250-417-3117
Email
john@suncity.bc.ca
Website
suncity.bc.ca
Bus from Cranbrook, BC Canada to Invermere, BC Canada
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
suncity.bc.ca
Book at
suncity.bc.ca

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