There are 7 ways to get from Rochester 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 from Rochester  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Rochester (ROC) to Indianapolis (IND) ROC - IND

$173 - $753

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh 248
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
  4. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN

$77 - $175

5 alternative options

Bus to Buffalo, fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
  2. Fly from Buffalo (BUF) to Indianapolis (IND) BUF - IND

$175 - $461

Train Amtrak, bus  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Toledo, OH to Indianapolis, IN Schedules 0014 and 0015

$82 - $194

Train  •  17 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Hoosier State / ...

$99 - $242

Train, bus via London  •  21 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to Aldershot
  2. Take the train from Aldershot to London
  3. Take the bus from London, ON to Ann Arbor, MI
  4. Take the bus from Ann Arbor, MI to Indianapolis, IN

$123 - $311

Drive  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Rochester to Indianapolis 571.1 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rochester to Indianapolis is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rochester to Indianapolis is to fly which costs $170 - $800 and takes 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Rochester and Indianapolis is 503 miles. The road distance is 571.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Rochester to Indianapolis, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rochester to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Rochester, Ny and arriving at Indianapolis, IN via Cleveland, Oh, Columbus, OH and Richmond, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rochester to Indianapolis. However, there are services departing from Rochester Amtrak and arriving at Indianapolis Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Rochester, NY, USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Delta, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Rochester to Indianapolis hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rochester to Indianapolis via Cleveland, Oh, Columbus, Oh, Columbus, OH, and Richmond, IN in around 13 h 47 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Rochester to Indianapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Flights from Buffalo to Indianapolis via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $90
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Room
$260 - $370
Train from Rochester Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $150
Business Seat
$110 - $150
Bedroom
$460 - $950
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
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Rochester to Aldershot
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $100
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$30 - $45
Economy
$45 - $65
Economy Plus
$70 - $100
Business
$65 - $95
Business Plus/Sleeper
$120 - $170
Train from Aldershot to London
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $75
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$26 - $40
Economy
$30 - $50
Economy Plus
$50 - $75
Business
$45 - $70
Business Plus/Sleeper
$85 - $130
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 Rochester, Ny to Buffalo Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Toledo, OH to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
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
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from London, ON to Ann Arbor, MI
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$20 - $29
Online Fare
$24 - $45
Standard Fare
$35 - $50
Refundable
$35 - $60

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