Bus Chicago to Indianapolis and return

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Facts about the bus from Chicago to Indianapolis

Cheapest Bus$15.00
Fastest Bus4h 25m
Earliest Bus7:00 AM
Latest Bus11:55 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance165.2 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound US, OurBus, megabus US

The cheapest bus routes from Chicago to Indianapolis

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.

  • 9:45 PM
    4:10 AM
    Chicago
    17 Jun +1
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$15.00
  • 9:45 PM
    4:10 AM
    Chicago
    27 Jul +1
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$15.00
  • 6:30 PM
    11:10 PM
    Chicago
    17 Jun
    Indianapolis
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 6:30 PM
    11:10 PM
    Chicago
    17 Jun
    Indianapolis
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 7:00 PM
    12:25 AM
    Chicago
    1 Jul +1
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$18.50
  • 1:00 PM
    10:25 PM
    Chicago
    24 Jun
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$18.50
  • 7:00 AM
    11:25 AM
    Chicago
    4 Jun
    Indianapolis
    megabus USmegabus US
    from$19.99
  • 7:00 AM
    11:25 AM
    Chicago
    17 Jun
    Indianapolis
    megabus USmegabus US
    from$19.99
  • 9:30 AM
    2:10 PM
    Chicago
    17 Jun
    Indianapolis
    OurBusOurBus
    from$20.00
  • 11:05 PM
    4:30 AM
    Chicago
    4 Jun +1
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$25.00
  • 9:45 AM
    3:20 PM
    Chicago
    17 Jun
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$25.00
  • 8:30 PM
    4:10 AM
    Chicago
    3 Jun +1
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$25.00
  • 11:55 PM
    4:30 AM
    Chicago
    4 Jun +1
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$33.96
  • 10:30 AM
    3:20 PM
    Chicago
    4 Jun
    Indianapolis
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$34.96

The cheapest bus routes from Indianapolis to Chicago

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.

  • 2:40 AM
    6:05 AM
    Indianapolis
    22 Jun
    Chicago
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$15.00
  • 10:30 PM
    6:05 AM
    Indianapolis
    25 Jun +1
    Chicago
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$15.00
  • 6:00 PM
    9:45 PM
    Indianapolis
    16 Jun
    Chicago
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$15.00
  • 7:30 AM
    10:20 AM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 12:00 PM
    2:50 PM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 7:30 AM
    10:20 AM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 7:30 AM
    10:20 AM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 7:30 AM
    10:15 AM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 7:30 AM
    10:15 AM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 7:30 AM
    10:20 AM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    OurBusOurBus
    from$16.00
  • 2:40 AM
    6:55 AM
    Indianapolis
    6 Jul
    Chicago
    Greyhound USGreyhound US
    from$17.50
  • 9:20 PM
    11:40 PM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    megabus USmegabus US
    from$19.99
  • 9:20 PM
    11:40 PM
    Indianapolis
    17 Jun
    Chicago
    megabus USmegabus US
    from$19.99
  • 9:20 PM
    11:40 PM
    Indianapolis
    3 Jun
    Chicago
    megabus USmegabus US
    from$19.99

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

Ticket fares for a bus from Chicago to Indianapolis usually start from $15.00. Use our smart bus search engine to find the ideal bus ride and take your pick between the offers of Greyhound US, megabus US, OurBus and Busbud. The quickest bus from Indianapolis to Chicago only takes 4h 10m. All you have to do is click the "Find Now" button and happy travels.
Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only inexpensive but it's also the green way to travel thanks to its low carbon emissions. Traveling by bus has also become as convenient as flying or taking the train. In recent years, operators have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power outlets, USB plugs, to wireless internet at no extra cost. When taking a look at the search results presented on our page, you can instantly see, which bus operator offers which comfort features. For instance, power outlets can be found on board the buses of one operator: OurBus. A generous luggage policy also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's operators. Your trip from Indianapolis to Chicago can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Take a look at the exact location of the stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the perfect bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current offers for your Chicago – Indianapolis bus.
You want to travel for as little money as possible? Then you should definitely consider taking a bus since it's one of the most affordable means of transportation. To get even more bang for your buck, don't forget to compare fares because they are not necessarily always the same. Sometimes, you can save a few more dollars simply by taking an earlier bus. On the route Chicago - Indianapolis, fares currently start from $15.00. Another thing to consider is the travel time: Greyhound US will get you to your destination in only 4h 10m, while other companies take a bit longer.

Bus stops in Chicago and Indianapolis

Stations
N Post Rd 2102, 46219 Indianapolis (USA)
S Illinois St 350, 46225 Indianapolis (USA)
North Delaware St between E Market St and E Wabash St , 46204 Indianapolis (USA)
Monument Circle 2250, 46204 Indianapolis (USA)
E Washington St between N Delaware St and N Alabama St , 46204 Indianapolis (USA)

Compare Chicago and Indianapolis

$4.65
$4.24
Chicago
Indianapolis
A cab ride in Chicago is 9% more expensive than in Indianapolis.
$2.25
$1.75
Chicago
Indianapolis
A bus fare in Chicago is 23% more expensive than in Indianapolis.
$5.00
$3.50
Chicago
Indianapolis
A large beer in Chicago is 30% more expensive than in Indianapolis.
$1.90
$1.29
Chicago
Indianapolis
A bottle of water in Chicago is 33% more expensive than in Indianapolis.
$10.74
$10.39
Chicago
Indianapolis
A meal in Chicago is 4% more expensive than in Indianapolis.

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