There are 5 ways to get from Indianapolis to Roanoke by plane, car, bus or train

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

Recommended option

Fly to Roanoke  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Roanoke (ROA) IND - ROA

$233 - $1,106

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, Ky to Nashville, Tn
  3. Take the bus from Nashville, Tn to Roanoke, Va

$80 - $197

3 alternative options

Fly to Lewisburg, drive  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Lewisburg (LWB) IND - LWB
  2. Drive from Lewisburg to Roanoke

$189 - $914

Train, bus  •  18 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va 1511 / ...

$108 - $290

Drive  •  8 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Roanoke 489.1 miles

$45 - $70

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Roanoke, VA, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Indianapolis to Roanoke every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Roanoke via Louisville, KY, Louisville, Ky, and Nashville, Tn in around 17 h 23 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Roanoke via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Roanoke via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Roanoke via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Roanoke via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Roanoke via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Lewisburg via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Lewisburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Roanoke via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Roanoke via Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Room
$360 - $550
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Louisville, Ky to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Nashville, Tn to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Roanoke, Va
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Indianapolis to Roanoke?

The distance between Indianapolis and Roanoke is 608 km. The road distance is 783 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Roanoke?

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Roanoke is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Indianapolis to Roanoke?

The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Roanoke is to fly which takes 6 h 22 min and costs $230 - $1,200.

Is there a direct bus between Indianapolis and Roanoke?

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Roanoke. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Roanoke, Va via Louisville, Ky and Nashville, Tn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Indianapolis to Roanoke?

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Indianapolis to Roanoke, including transfers.