There are 10 ways to get from Indianapolis to North Dakota by plane, night bus, train, bus or car

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Fly Indianapolis to Fargo  •  5h 41m

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

$155 - $718

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Night bus, train  •  16h 49m

  1. Take the night bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL Bloomington, IN - Indianapolis, IN - Zionsville, IN - Lafayette, IN - Chicago, IL
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Station Empire Builder

$89 - $139

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Fly Indianapolis to Grand Forks  •  5h 57m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Grand Forks (GFK) IND - GFK

$268 - $871

Fly Indianapolis to Bismarck  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Bismarck (BIS) IND - BIS

$124 - $554

Fly Indianapolis to Minot  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Minot (MOT) IND - MOT

$174 - $754

Night bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Fargo  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the night bus from Indianapolis, In to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Fargo (FAR) ORD - FAR

$290 - $705

Bus, train  •  17h 24m

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

$105 - $159

Train  •  19h 9m

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

$106 - $160

Bus  •  19h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, In to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
  3. Take the bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND 933 / ...

$125 - $182

Drive  •  13h 35m

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Fargo 826.8 miles

$80 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to North Dakota is to drive which costs $80 - $120 and takes 13h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to North Dakota is to fly which costs $150 - $750 and takes 5h 41m.

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

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The distance between Indianapolis and North Dakota is 903 miles. The road distance is 826.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to North Dakota without a car is to night bus and train which takes 16h 49m and costs $85 - $140.

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It takes approximately 5h 41m to get from Indianapolis to North Dakota, including transfers.

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Indianapolis to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Indianapolis Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to North Dakota is to fly which takes 5h 41m and costs $150 - $750. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $160 and takes 19h 9m, you could also bus, which costs $120 - $190 and takes 19h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Fargo Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 51m and has one stopover.

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What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and North Dakota, 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 19h 9m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Grand Forks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Grand Forks via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Grand Forks via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Bismarck via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Indianapolis to Bismarck via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Bismarck via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Minot via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Minot via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Minot via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Indianapolis to Bismarck via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Indianapolis to Bismarck via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Minot via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Indianapolis to Fargo via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Bismarck via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Fargo
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Fargo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Premium
$270 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Seat
$150 - $220
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $85
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Indianapolis, In to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $35
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Chicago, Il to Minneapolis, Mn
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $70
Flexible
$75 - $110
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Night bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Book at
ourbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Minneapolis, MN to Fargo, ND
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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North Dakota is 1h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 6:43 PM in Indianapolis and 5:43 PM in North Dakota.

Indianapolis to North Dakota train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fargo Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to North Dakota is 827 miles. It takes approximately 13h 35m to drive from Indianapolis to North Dakota.

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

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Book your Indianapolis to North Dakota train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Indianapolis Airport is to line 8 bus which takes 43 min and costs $2.

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