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

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Fly  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Indianapolis (IND) PIT - IND

$154 - $304

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Bus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$51 - $107

3 alternative options

Bus via Cincinnati, Oh  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati to Indianapolis, IN

$52 - $119

Train  •  15 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Hoosier State / ...

$115 - $301

Drive  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis 360 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis is to fly which costs $150 - $310 and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Indianapolis is 331 miles. The road distance is 360 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh, Pa and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Columbus, OH and Richmond, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Pittsburgh Amtrak and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 40 min.

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The best way to get from Pittsburgh to Pittsburgh Airport is to bus which takes 40 min and costs $3.

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Pittsburgh to Indianapolis bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York station.

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Map of how to get from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis.
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  • Distance: 330.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

OneJet flies from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis via Columbus, Oh, Columbus, OH, and Richmond, IN in around 9 h 3 min.

Airlines
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 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
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
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