There are 8 ways to get from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff by bus, taxi, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, taxi  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Champaign, IL
  2. Take the bus from Champaign, Il to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Sikeston, Mo
  4. Take a taxi from Sikeston, Mo to Poplar Bluff

$170 - $270

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Bus, train  •  12 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington/Normal, IL 1401 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Poplar Bluff Amtrak Texas Eagle

$93 - $203

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Bus, train via Danville, IL  •  11 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Danville, IL
  2. Take the bus from Danville, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
  3. Take the train from Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Poplar Bluff Amtrak

$112 - $235

Bus, train via Evansville, IN  •  14 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Evansville, IN
  2. Take the bus from Evansville, In to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak

$101 - $200

Train  •  15 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Hoosier State / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak Texas Eagle

$111 - $288

Drive  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff 376.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Cape Girardeau, drive  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Cape Girardeau (CGI) IND - CGI
  2. Drive from Cape Girardeau to Poplar Bluff

$179 - $863

Fly to St. Louis, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to St. Louis (STL) IND - STL
  2. Take the train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak

$200 - $945

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No, there is no direct train from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Poplar Bluff Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 57 min.

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The distance between Indianapolis and Poplar Bluff is 312 miles. The road distance is 376.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 10 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 58 min to get from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff, including transfers.

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

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There is no direct flight from Indianapolis Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 56 min and has one stopover.

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Poplar Bluff is 1 h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 11:14 PM in Indianapolis and 10:14 PM in Poplar Bluff.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff is 376 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to drive from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff.

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American Airlines, Air Canada and United Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Cape Girardeau Airport.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff.
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  • Distance: 311.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 58 min

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Poplar Bluff, MO, USA?

You can take a train from Indianapolis to Poplar Bluff via Chicago Union Station in around 15 h 57 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Cape Girardeau via Chicago O'Hare, Quincy
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Indianapolis to Cape Girardeau via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Dallas
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to St. Louis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
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 Bloomington-Normal Amtrak to Poplar Bluff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $350
Train from St. Louis Gateway Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Poplar Bluff Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $420
Bus operators
Burlington Trailways
Website
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Champaign, IL
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
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Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Danville, IL
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
Book at
burlingtontrailways.com
Bus from Danville, IL to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
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Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington/Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
burlingtontrailways.com
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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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Indianapolis to Champaign-Urbana
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Indianapolis to Bloomington-Normal, IL
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Champaign, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Sikeston, Mo
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Evansville, In to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Other operators
Taxi from Sikeston, Mo to Poplar Bluff
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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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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