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There are 9 ways to get from Indianapolis to Lena by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL OurBus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Rockford, Il Btw1485

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Bus via Indianapolis, IN  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL Louisville / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Rockford, Il Btw1485

Train, bus  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis to Chicago Union Station Cardinal
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Rockford, Il Btw1485

Bus via Freeport  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis to Chicago Amtrak "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Freeport Btw1485

Drive  •  5h 18m

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Lena 310.2 miles

Fly Indianapolis to Dubuque, drive  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Dubuque (DBQ) IND - DBQ
  2. Drive from Dubuque to Lena

Fly Indianapolis to Madison, drive  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Madison (MSN) IND - MSN
  2. Drive from Madison to Lena

Fly Indianapolis to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) IND - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Rockford, Il

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Madison, drive  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Madison (MSN) ORD - MSN
  3. Drive from Madison to Lena

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The most affordable way to get from Indianapolis to Lena is to drive, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Lena is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 18m.

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The distance between Indianapolis and Lena is 264 miles. The road distance is 310.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Lena without a car is to bus which takes 6h 25m and costs $80 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6h 25m to get from Indianapolis to Lena, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Dubuque Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 27m and has one stopover.

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Lena is 1h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 8:28 AM in Indianapolis and 7:28 AM in Lena.

Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Lena is 310 miles. It takes approximately 5h 18m to drive from Indianapolis to Lena.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Dubuque Airport.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Lena.
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  • Distance: 264.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 25m

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Lena, IL, USA?

You can take a bus from Indianapolis to Lena via Chicago, IL, Chicago, Il, and Rockford, Il in around 6h 25m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Dubuque via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Dubuque via Charlotte, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $390
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $460
Flights from Indianapolis to Madison via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $460
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Email
pr@ourbus.com
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Indianapolis to Chicago
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Burlington Trailways
Phone
1(800) 992-4618
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Rockford, Il
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Freeport
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$28 - $40
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 Indianapolis to Chicago
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $70
Bus from Indianapolis to Chicago Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $70

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Indianapolis Airport is to line 8 bus which takes 38 min and costs $2.

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