There are 5 ways to get from Indianapolis to Boston by plane, bus, train or car

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What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Boston, MA, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Indianapolis to Boston hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Boston via Cincinnati, OH - 419 E Court St and New York in around 20 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Chicago Midway
Avg. Duration
4 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Baltimore
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston
Avg. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via New York La Guardia
Avg. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Reagan Washington
Avg. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Washington Dulles
Avg. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Boston via Newark
Avg. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Avg. Duration
21 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Boston South Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
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Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Bus operators
Spring Tour Bus
Phone
+1 917-288-6888 / (513) 658-8886
Email
cs@springtourbus.com
Website
springtourbus.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH - 419 E Court St to New York City, NY
Avg. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
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Sky Horse Bus
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
skyhorsebus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from New York to Boston, MA
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from New York, NY to Boston, MA
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal to Boston, MA - South Station
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Indianapolis to Boston?

The distance between Indianapolis and Boston is 1296 km. The road distance is 1506 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Boston is to drive which costs $110 and takes 15 h 46 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Boston is to fly which takes 4 h 6 min and costs $200.

Is there a direct train between Indianapolis and Boston?

No, there is no direct train from Indianapolis to Boston. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Boston South Station Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Indianapolis and Boston?

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Boston. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Boston, MA via Cincinnati, OH - 419 E Court St and New York. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 55 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Indianapolis to Boston, including transfers.