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

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Fly  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Fargo (FAR) IND - FAR

$245 - $1,218

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Bus, train  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL Louisville / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$126 - $325

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Train  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Hoosier State / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Empire Builder

$131 - $368

Bus  •  20 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 Minneapolis, Mn
  4. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$127 - $245

Drive  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Fargo 829.9 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Fargo. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Fargo, ND via Lafayette, Chicago, Il and Minneapolis, MN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Indianapolis to Fargo. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Fargo Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 9 min.

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The distance between Indianapolis and Fargo is 729 miles. The road distance is 829.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Fargo without a car is to bus and train which takes 18 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Indianapolis to Fargo, including transfers.

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

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Indianapolis to Fargo train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Indianapolis Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Fargo is to fly which takes 5 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 19 h 9 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 20 h.

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There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Fargo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 57 min and has one stopover.

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Indianapolis to Fargo bus services, operated by Jefferson Lines, arrive at Fargo, ND station.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Fargo.
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  • Distance: 728.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 43 min

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Fargo, ND, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Indianapolis to Fargo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Indianapolis to Fargo via Chicago Union Station in around 19 h 9 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
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 Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
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
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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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
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 Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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Fargo is 1 h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 1:26 PM in Indianapolis and 12:26 PM in Fargo.

Indianapolis to Fargo train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fargo Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Fargo is 830 miles. It takes approximately 13 h 45 min to drive from Indianapolis to Fargo.

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

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There are 61+ hotels available in Fargo. Prices start at $59 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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