There are 10 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  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Chicago Midway (MDW) PVD - MDW

$126 - $365

Cheapest option

Bus Indiana Travel Express  •  16 h 20 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

$99 - $119

8 alternative options

Train to Boston, fly to Indianapolis  •  6 h 25 min

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

$155 - $415

Fly Providence to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  6 h 2 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

$129 - $519

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

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

$157 - $466

Train to Boston, fly to Chicago O'Hare, bus  •  7 h 19 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

$145 - $350

Train, I-93 to Manchester, fly to Chicago Midway  •  9 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
  2. Take the I-93 from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
  3. Fly from Manchester (MHT) to Chicago Midway (MDW) MHT - MDW

$193 - $684

Train  •  26 h 41 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

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

Drive  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Providence to Indianapolis 898.6 miles

$85 - $130

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

Southwest Airlines and Delta fly from Warwick to Hammond every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Providence to Indianapolis via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, W 4 St, Grand St, New York, NY, and Indianapolis, IN in around 16 h 20 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Providence to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Providence to Chicago O'Hare via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
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
MBTA
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Attleboro to Back Bay
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Schedules at
mbta.com
Train from Providence to South Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
mbta.com
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Providence Amtrak to Boston South Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Providence Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach
$55 - $80
Business Class
$90 - $150
First Class
$210 - $280
Amtrak
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
3 times 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
Boston Express
Phone
1800-639-8080
Email
contact@bostonexpressbus.com
Website
bostonexpressbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to North Londonderry, NH - exit 5
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
bostonexpressbus.com
Book at
tickets.bostonexpressbus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from 1, Kennedy Plaza, Providence to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Indiana Travel Express
Bus from New York, NY to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rhode Island to Indiana?

The distance between Rhode Island and Indiana is 1231 km. The road distance is 1438 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rhode Island to Indiana?

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

What is the fastest way to get from Rhode Island to Indiana?

The quickest way to get from Rhode Island to Indiana is to fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs $120 - $370.

Is there a direct train between Rhode Island and Indiana?

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 41 min.

Is there a direct bus between Rhode Island and Indiana?

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.

How long does it take to get from Rhode Island to Indiana?

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Rhode Island to Indiana, including transfers.