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

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Fly from Indianapolis  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Seattle (SEA) IND - SEA

$154 - $606

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Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  10h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis to Chicago
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Seattle (SEA) ORD - SEA

$163 - $368

Bus, train  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, IL Louisville / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station Empire Builder

$306 - $905

Bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
  3. Take the bus from Portland, OR to Seattle, WA

$288 - $580

Drive  •  35h 18m

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Seattle 2301.4 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Seattle is to bus and fly which costs $160 - $370 and takes 10h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Seattle is to fly which costs $150 - $650 and takes 7h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Indianapolis to Seattle. However, there are services departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Seattle, WA via Denver, Co and Portland, OR. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 12h.

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The distance between Indianapolis and Seattle is 1879 miles. The road distance is 2301.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Seattle without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 days 3h and costs $300 - $950.

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It takes approximately 7h 17m to get from Indianapolis to Seattle, including transfers.

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Indianapolis to Seattle bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, depart from Indianapolis, IN station.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Seattle is to fly which takes 7h 17m and costs $150 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $280 - $600 and takes 2 days 12h.

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The quickest flight from Indianapolis Airport to Seattle Airport is the direct flight which takes 5h 5m.

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Indianapolis to Seattle bus services, operated by Boltbus, arrive at Seattle, WA station.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Seattle.
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  • Distance: 1878.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 17m

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and Seattle, WA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta and three other airlines fly from Indianapolis to Seattle hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Indianapolis to Seattle via Denver, CO, Denver, Co, Portland, Or, and Portland, OR in around 2 days 12h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Seattle via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Seattle via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Indianapolis to Seattle via Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Seattle via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Seattle via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $950
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Seattle
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Seattle King Street Station
Ave. Duration
46h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Bus operators
Megabus
Burlington Trailways
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 Denver, Co to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Boltbus

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More Questions & Answers

Seattle is 3h behind Indianapolis. It is currently 7:11 PM in Indianapolis and 4:11 PM in Seattle.

Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Seattle is 2301 miles. It takes approximately 35h 18m to drive from Indianapolis to Seattle.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines, Delta and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Seattle Airport.

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There are 674+ hotels available in Seattle. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to Indianapolis Airport is to line 8 bus which takes 39m and costs $2.

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