There are 7 ways to get from Ottawa to Indianapolis by plane, 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 to Indianapolis  •  6 h 59 min

  1. YOW - IND

$155 - $1,105

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 29 min

$91 - $259

5 alternative options

Fly to Fort Wayne, bus  •  10 h

  1. YOW - FWA

$182 - $1,162

Train, bus via London, On  •  17 h 35 min

$123 - $366

Train  •  20 h 51 min

$177 - $508

Train, bus  •  22 h 38 min

$128 - $328

Drive  •  14 h 1 min

  1. 784.7 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Ottawa, ON, Canada and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Delta, Air Canada and two other airlines fly from Ottawa to Indianapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Toronto, ON, Toronto, On, Windsor, On, Windsor, ON, Ann Arbor, and Ann Arbor, MI in around 18 h 29 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Wayne via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Wayne via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Wayne via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Wayne via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Ottawa to Fort Wayne via Philadelphia, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,700
Flights from Ottawa to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Ottawa to Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$190 - $270
Train from Toronto to London
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
Economy Plus
$60 - $90
Business
$55 - $85
Business Plus/Sleeper
$100 - $150
Train from Toronto to Windsor
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $130
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$40 - $60
Economy
$60 - $85
Economy Plus
$90 - $130
Business
$90 - $130
Business Plus/Sleeper
$160 - $230
Train from Fallowfield to Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$45 - $65
Economy
$70 - $100
Economy Plus
$100 - $150
Business
$100 - $150
Business Plus/Sleeper
$180 - $260
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Detroit Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice 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
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from London, On to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Toronto, On to Windsor, On
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Toronto, On to Ann Arbor, Mi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $80
Hoosier Ride
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Detroit, MI to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com
Bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Ottawa, ON to Toronto, ON
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $120
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$26 - $40
Online Fare
$30 - $55
Standard Fare
$45 - $65
Refundable
$50 - $75
Bus from Windsor, ON to Ann Arbor
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$10 - $15
Online Fare
$10 - $24
Standard Fare
$18 - $27
Refundable
$22 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ottawa and Indianapolis is 1060 km. The road distance is 1255 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ottawa to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $130 - $200 and takes 14 h 1 min.

The quickest way to get from Ottawa to Indianapolis is to fly which takes 6 h 59 min and costs $200 - $1,500.

No, there is no direct bus from Ottawa to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Ottawa, ON and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Toronto, On, Windsor, ON and Ann Arbor, MI. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Ottawa to Indianapolis, including transfers.