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

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Fly  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Saginaw (MBS) IND - MBS

$204 - $1,029

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Bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Ann Arbor, MI
  2. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Southfield, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Southfield, MI to Saginaw, MI

$52 - $86

3 alternative options

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Battle Creek, MI Indianopolis
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Battle Creek, MI to Saginaw, MI 8150

Train, bus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Flint Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Flint to Saginaw, MI

$94 - $268

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Saginaw 337.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Saginaw. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Saginaw, MI via Ann Arbor, Mi and Southfield, MI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

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The distance between Indianapolis and Saginaw is 278 miles. The road distance is 337.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Saginaw without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Indianapolis to Saginaw, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Saginaw is to fly which takes 5 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 1 min.

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

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Indianapolis to Saginaw bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Saginaw, MI station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Saginaw is 338 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Indianapolis to Saginaw.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Saginaw Airport.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Saginaw.
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  • Distance: 278.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 4 min

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Saginaw, MI, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Indianapolis to Saginaw hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Saginaw via Ann Arbor, MI, Ann Arbor, Mi, Southfield, Mi, and Southfield, MI in around 11 h 1 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Saginaw via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Indianapolis to Saginaw via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Saginaw via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Indianapolis to Saginaw via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Saginaw via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
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 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 Flint Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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
Bus from Ann Arbor, Mi to Southfield, Mi
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$17 - $22
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Southfield, MI to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Flint to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
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 Battle Creek, MI to Saginaw, MI
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Flint to Saginaw
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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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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