There are 6 ways to get from Indianapolis to Maryland by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Reagan Washington (DCA) IND - DCA
  2. Take the subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station

$81 - $240

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Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Washington Dulles (IAD) IND - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
  4. Take the train from ROCKVILLE MARC wb to GERMANTOWN MARC wb

$79 - $293

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Fly to Baltimore  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Baltimore (BWI) IND - BWI

$125 - $378

Bus  •  16 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Richmond, IN
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Columbus, OH
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
  4. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md

$83 - $193

Train  •  19 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Baltimore Penn Station Cardinal

$100 - $300

Drive  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Baltimore 578 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Maryland. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at PACA ST & BALTIMORE nb via Richmond, IN, Columbus, Oh, Pittsburgh, Pa and HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Baltimore Penn Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 19 h 17 min.

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The distance between Indianapolis and Maryland is 493 miles. The road distance is 578 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Maryland without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Indianapolis to Maryland, including transfers.

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Indianapolis to Maryland bus services, operated by Barons Bus, depart from Indianapolis, IN station.

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

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Maryland is to fly which takes 3 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 16 h 15 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 19 h 17 min.

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The quickest flight from Indianapolis Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 36 min.

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Indianapolis to Maryland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Baltimore Downtown, Md station.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Maryland.
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  • Distance: 493.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Maryland, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and United Airlines fly from Indianapolis to Glen Burnie every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Richmond, IN, Columbus, OH, Columbus, Oh, Pittsburgh, Pa, Baltimore Downtown, Md, and HAINES ST & WARNER ST eb in around 16 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Train operators
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from GALLERY PLACE CHINATOWN station to SILVER SPRING station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from ROCKVILLE MARC wb to GERMANTOWN MARC wb
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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 Baltimore Penn Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Columbus, OH
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Book at
baronsbus.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 Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80

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Indianapolis to Maryland train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Baltimore Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Maryland is 578 miles. It takes approximately 9 h 50 min to drive from Indianapolis to Maryland.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Maryland. Prices start at $71 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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