There are 6 ways to get from Indianapolis to Charlottesville by plane, car or train

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 to Charlottesville  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Charlottesville (CHO) IND - CHO

$222 - $992

Cheapest option

Fly to Washington Dulles  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Washington Dulles (IAD) IND - IAD

$67 - $272

4 alternative options

Fly to Staunton, drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Staunton (SHD) IND - SHD
  2. Drive from Staunton to Charlottesville

$187 - $860

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Reagan Washington (DCA) IND - DCA
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak

$109 - $305

Train  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Cardinal

$85 - $250

Drive  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Charlottesville 556.9 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Charlottesville, VA, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Indianapolis to Charlottesville hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Indianapolis to Charlottesville 5 times a week. Tickets cost $85 - $250 and the journey takes 15 h 11 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Staunton via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Staunton via Chicago O'Hare, Lewisburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Staunton via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Staunton via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Staunton via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Charlottesville via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $550

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Indianapolis to Charlottesville?

The distance between Indianapolis and Charlottesville is 692 km. The road distance is 891 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Charlottesville is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 9 h 36 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Charlottesville is to fly which takes 5 h 31 min and costs $220 - $1,000.

Is there a direct train between Indianapolis and Charlottesville?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Charlottesville Amtrak. Services depart five times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 15 h 11 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 31 min to get from Indianapolis to Charlottesville, including transfers.