Indianapolis, IN to Chicago bus

Cheap bus tickets from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:00AMIndianapolis, IN3h45 10:45AMChicago
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Bus times from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago

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Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

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3 h 45 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

263 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Indianapolis, IN for Chicago every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:00AMIndianapolis, IN3h45 10:45AMChicago
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Overview: Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 30 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$67 (€60)
frequencyBus frequency20 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 20 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesOurBus, Flixbus, Amtrak or Greyhound

Buses from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago cover the 163 miles (263 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 30 min with our travel partners like OurBus, Flixbus, Amtrak or Greyhound. Normally, there are 20 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $67 (€60), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $21 (€19).

Bus companies: FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago

FlixBus, Amtrak and Greyhound buses will get you between Indianapolis, IN and Chicago from $21 (€19). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

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Amtrak is the main bus company in the United States and operates medium and long-distance intercity services in 46 American states and 3 Canadian provinces. With over 300 Amtrak buses running daily, you can travel by bus across America and explore destinations near and far. Take the Acela bus for high-speed services connecting popular cities in the Northeast, the Coast Starlight to travel up and down the stunning West Coast or the Empire Builder to travel from Chicago to the Midwest and the Pacific Northwest among others. Amtrak offers different class options to suit any traveler’s budget with classes like Coach, Business, First and the Sleeper Class, where you can book a Roomette, Bedroom, and Bedroom suite among others for night travel. When you book your bus journey from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, you can choose between ticket types like Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    FlixBus from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago bus information:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 30 min
    • FlixBus frequency: 1 a day

    It’s easy to book your Greyhound bus ticket to Chicago from Indianapolis, IN online with Omio! Simply check the current Greyhound bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that bus and book cheap Greyhound bus tickets online. Prices for Greyhound buses between Indianapolis, IN and Chicago start at $21 (€19) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 163 miles (263 km). If you search for Greyhound buses in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Greyhound tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by bus between Indianapolis, IN and Chicago. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Indianapolis, IN to Chicago Greyhound bus ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

    Travel Tips: Bus to Chicago from Indianapolis, IN

    Travel Tips: Take the bus to Chicago easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago.
    FAQs
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Indianapolis, IN to Chicago buses for as little as $21 (€19)  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Indianapolis, IN to Chicago bus to cost on average $67 (€60)  one way.
    The distance from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago by bus is approximately 163 miles (263 km).
    The bus time to Chicago from Indianapolis, IN is on average 3 h 30 min  for the 163 miles (263 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    If you're looking for buses from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago, you can rely on OurBus, Flixbus, Amtrak or Greyhound to get you to Chicago. It's also good to check out all possible bus providers for the Indianapolis, IN to Chicago journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 20 direct buses per day from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago. You can look to travel with Flixbus, Amtrak or OurBus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
    The average number of buses departing Indianapolis, IN for Chicago is 20 a day. The bus schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest bus for this journey departs from Indianapolis, IN at 5: 30 PM. The last bus leaves from Indianapolis, IN at 5: 30 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Indianapolis, IN to Chicago and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    You can find buses between Indianapolis, IN and Chicago to cost on average $67 (€60) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Indianapolis, IN to Chicago bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

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