There are 8 ways to get from Indianapolis to New Jersey by plane, subway, train, bus or car

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Fly to Newark  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Newark (EWR) IND - EWR

$103 - $654

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  22 h

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Richmond, IN
  2. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Dayton Trotwood, OH
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Newark, Nj

$89 - $205

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Fly to New York La Guardia, subway, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IND - LGA
  2. Take the subway from Jackson Hts - Roosevelt Av to 14 St
  3. Take the train from 14th Street to Journal Square

$105 - $615

Fly to New York JFK, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to New York JFK (JFK) IND - JFK
  2. Take the train from Jamaica to Penn Station
  3. Take the train from 33rd Street to Journal Square

$112 - $664

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Philadelphia (PHL) IND - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center

$211 - $749

Bus SkyHorse / Jaguar  •  17 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Cincinnati, OH Detroit
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to New York, NY

$95 - $110

Train  •  21 h 39 min

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

$120 - $360

Drive  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Newark 704.3 miles

$65 - $100

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No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Newark, Nj via Richmond, IN and Dayton Trotwood, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Newark Penn Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 21 h 39 min.

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The distance between Indianapolis and New Jersey is 626 miles. The road distance is 704.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to New Jersey without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Indianapolis to New Jersey, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to New Jersey is to fly which takes 4 h 7 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 38 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 21 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Indianapolis Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Indianapolis to New Jersey bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Newark, Nj station.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 626.4 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and New Jersey, USA?

Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Indianapolis to Elizabeth hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Newark via Cincinnati, OH, New York, NY, East Broadway, W 4 St, 9th Street, Journal Square, and Journal Square Transportation Center in around 17 h 38 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Train operators
PATH
Phone
+1 800 234-7284
Website
panynj.gov
Train from 14th Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Train from 33rd Street to Journal Square
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
panynj.gov
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
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 Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Trenton Transit Center
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$28 - $40
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
21 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $360
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Book at
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 Dayton Trotwood, OH
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Book at
baronsbus.com
SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
gotobus.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 Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $160

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Indianapolis to New Jersey train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Newark Penn Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to New Jersey is 704 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 51 min to drive from Indianapolis to New Jersey.

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Southwest Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in New Jersey. Prices start at $60 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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