There are 6 ways to get from Omaha to Indianapolis by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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 from Omaha  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Omaha (OMA) to Indianapolis (IND) OMA - IND

$174 - $854

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Chicago, IL 1205 / ...
  2. Take the Megabus from Chicago to Indianapolis

$78 - $126

4 alternative options

Shuttle to Lincoln, fly  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Omaha to Lincoln, NE
  2. Fly from Lincoln (LNK) to Indianapolis (IND) LNK - IND

$384 - $1,664

Train  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Hoosier State / ...

$116 - $304

Bus  •  17 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO 501
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Terre Haute, In
  3. Take the bus from Terre Haute, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$99 - $197

Drive  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Omaha to Indianapolis 610.4 miles

$60 - $90

What companies run services between Omaha, NE, USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from Omaha to Indianapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Omaha to Indianapolis via Chicago, IL and Chicago in around 13 h 47 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Lincoln to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Lincoln to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from Lincoln to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from Lincoln to Indianapolis via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Lincoln to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Lincoln to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Lincoln to Indianapolis via Minneapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Denver
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Omaha to Indianapolis via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Omaha Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
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
Bus operators
Navigator Airport Express
Website
navigatorairportexpress.com
Shuttle from Omaha to Lincoln, NE
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
navigatorairportexpress.com
Burlington Trailways
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Omaha, NE to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
jeffersonlines.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Terre Haute, In
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Omaha to Indianapolis?

The distance between Omaha and Indianapolis is 843 km. The road distance is 977 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Omaha to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 9 h 55 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Omaha to Indianapolis is to fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs $170 - $900.

Is there a direct train between Omaha and Indianapolis?

No, there is no direct train from Omaha to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Omaha Amtrak and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

Is there a direct bus between Omaha and Indianapolis?

No, there is no direct bus from Omaha to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Omaha, NE and arriving at Indianapolis via Chicago. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 47 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Omaha to Indianapolis, including transfers.