There are 9 ways to get from Rhode Island to Indiana by plane, train, bus 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 Providence to Chicago Midway, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Chicago Midway (MDW) PVD - MDW
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to East Chicago

$145 - $388

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  27 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Providence, Ri to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Richmond, IN
  4. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$113 - $273

7 alternative options

Fly Providence to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) PVD - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Highland, IN

$128 - $518

Train to Boston, fly to Indianapolis  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from South Attleboro to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Indianapolis (IND) BOS - IND

$155 - $415

Train to Boston, fly to Chicago Midway  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from South Attleboro to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Chicago Midway (MDW) BOS - MDW

$176 - $489

Train to Boston, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from South Attleboro to Back Bay
  2. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) BOS - ORD
  3. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Highland, IN

$144 - $349

Bus Indiana Travel Express  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Indianapolis, IN Indiana Travel

$121 - $141

Train  •  26 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Indianapolis Amtrak Cardinal

$179 - $447

Drive  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Indianapolis 898.6 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rhode Island to Indiana is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rhode Island to Indiana is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $550 and takes 5 h 31 min.

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The distance between Rhode Island and Indiana is 770 miles. The road distance is 898.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Rhode Island to Indiana, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rhode Island to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Providence, Ri and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via New York, Ny, Dayton Trotwood, OH and Richmond, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rhode Island to Indiana. However, there are services departing from Providence Amtrak and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Rhode Island, USA and Indiana, USA?

You can take a bus from Providence to Indianapolis via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Times Sq - 42 St, Canal St, New York, NY, and Indianapolis, IN in around 16 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Providence to Indianapolis via New York Penn Station in around 26 h 40 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Providence to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to East Chicago
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
nictd.com
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $80
Business Class
$90 - $150
First Class
$210 - $280
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Highland, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
airportsupersaver.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1 Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Indiana Travel Express
Bus from New York, NY to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
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 Providence, Ri to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from New York, Ny to Dayton Trotwood, Oh
Ave. Duration
17 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $21
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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