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There are 5 ways to get from Indianapolis to West Virginia by train, car, plane or subway

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Train  •  8h 22m

  1. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station Cardinal

$55 - $150

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Drive  •  5h 31m

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Charleston 306.5 miles

$30 - $45

Fly to Reagan Washington, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Reagan Washington (DCA) IND - DCA
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Amtrak Station

$107 - $294

Fly to Washington Dulles, subway, train  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Washington Dulles (IAD) IND - IAD
  2. Take the subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
  3. Take the subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
  4. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Martinsburg Amtrak Station

$103 - $338

Fly to Baltimore, train  •  6h 55m

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Baltimore (BWI) IND - BWI
  2. Take the train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Amtrak Station

$203 - $582

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to West Virginia is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to West Virginia is to drive which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Indianapolis Amtrak Station station and arriving at Charleston Amtrak Station station. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 8h 22m.

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The distance between Indianapolis and West Virginia is 300 miles. The road distance is 306.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Indianapolis to West Virginia without a car is to train which takes 8h 22m and costs $55 - $150.

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The train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station takes 8h 22m including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Indianapolis to West Virginia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Indianapolis Amtrak Station.

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The quickest flight from Indianapolis Airport to Reagan Washington Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 36m.

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Indianapolis to West Virginia train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Charleston Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to West Virginia is 307 miles. It takes approximately 5h 31m to drive from Indianapolis to West Virginia.

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Map of how to get from Indianapolis to West Virginia.
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  • Distance: 300.4 miles
  • Duration: 8h 22m

What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and West Virginia, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Indianapolis to Charleston 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 8h 22m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Reagan Washington via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $450
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Indianapolis to Baltimore via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Washington Dulles via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Charleston Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$250 - $360
Train from Washington Union Station to Martinsburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Martinsburg Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station to FARRAGUT WEST station
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
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Subway from FARRAGUT NORTH station to ROCKVILLE station
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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 Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from BWI Marshall Airport Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$55 - $140
First Class Seat
$120 - $150

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in West Virginia. Prices start at $100 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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