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BOS — IND
Apr 23 — Apr 301
1 adult
Tue 4/23

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4h 54m
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4h 54m
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4h 54m
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19h 46m
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17h 56m
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18h 16m
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Indianapolis train information

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ROUND-TRIP FROM

$69

ONE-WAY FROM

$28

POPULAR STATION

Indianapolis

POPULAR TRAIN COMPANY

Amtrak
The cheapest round-trip train ticket to Indianapolis is from Chicago, starting at $69. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
The cheapest one-way train ticket to Indianapolis is from Chicago, starting at $28. This price was found within the last 72 hours.
Indianapolis is one of the most popular stations in Indianapolis
Amtrak services this train route

Indianapolis Train Station Directory

Location of major train stations in Indianapolis
IndianapolisIndianapolis, 39.761986, -86.16042

Book round-trip train tickets to Indianapolis

Below are the quickest and cheapest round-trip train tickets to Indianapolis that we could find in the past 72 hours. You can also search by a specific date by using the search form above.
Amtrak
May 18
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
May 25
6:00 amIndianapolis
5h 00m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 4
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
May 6
6:00 amIndianapolis
5h 00m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 4
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
May 6
6:00 amIndianapolis
5h 00m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 2
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
May 6
6:00 amIndianapolis
5h 00m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 2
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
May 6
6:00 amIndianapolis
5h 00m
10:00 amChicago Union
Amtrak
May 7
6:26 amDetroit
17h 23m
1 stop
11:49 pmIndianapolis
May 9
6:00 amIndianapolis
14h 40m
1 stop
8:40 pmDetroit

Book one-way train tickets to Indianapolis

Below are the fastest and cheapest one-way train tickets to Indianapolis found on momondo in the last 72 hours. Select a deal below or use the search form above to find available train tickets by date.
Amtrak
Jun 13
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
Amtrak
May 16
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
Amtrak
Apr 25
5:55 pmChicago Union
4h 54m
11:49 pmIndianapolis
Amtrak
May 22
9:29 amBaltimore Penn
19h 46m
5:15 amIndianapolis
Amtrak
May 24
11:19 amAlexandria
17h 56m
5:15 amIndianapolis
Amtrak
May 24
10:59 amWashington, D.C. Union
18h 16m
5:15 amIndianapolis

FAQs for booking trains to Indianapolis

How to get to downtown Indianapolis from the Indianapolis Union Railroad Station?

If passengers are arriving on Indianapolis trains, they’ll be getting off at the Indianapolis Union Railroad Station. This train station is located right in the southern part of what is considered downtown Indianapolis. Depending on where their final destination is within the city of Indianapolis, it may be possible for travelers to easily get around by walking as opposed to finding public transportation. For example, Monument Circle is just a few blocks away from the train lines at Indianapolis Union Railroad Station, as well as the known 19th-century Catacombs. The walk from the station is not very long. Nonetheless, there are a few bus stops a couple of blocks from the iconic Romanesque-Revival train station. For instance, along W Maryland Street, you can find the 8 bus route that goes east-west through the city, and the 18 bus route that goes north-south.

Are there any hotels at, or near, the historic Indianapolis Union Railroad Station?

Passengers who ride trains to Indianapolis may wish to stay near the train station for multiple reasons. Having a hotel near the station can allow travelers to leave their suitcases and other belongings and continue exploring the city with their hands free almost directly as they get off the Indianapolis trains. In this case, the Indianapolis Union Railroad Station has a magnificent hotel within the actual historic Romanesque Revival building. This hotel has a grand hall that dates back to World War I and is open for events and weddings. There are more modest places to stay right near the Indianapolis Union Railroad Station as well, putting travelers in a convenient area right by downtown Indianapolis.

Do I need identification to travel to Indianapolis by train?

When traveling with Indianapolis train tickets, you will be riding aboard one of the lines of the United States national railway, Amtrak. If you’re traveling with Amtrak, it’s probable you will be required to show some sort of photo identification along with your Indianapolis train tickets. This photo identification can’t be expired at the time of travel. There are a couple of government or state-issued identification cards that are valid for traveling with Amtrak. For instance, you can show the following along with your train ticket: a state-issued driver’s license, a passport, a military ID or a student ID. You may be asked to show both your ticket and ID card when you purchase your tickets, if you purchase them at a ticket office, or either boarding or onboard the train.

What type of luggage services are available at the Indianapolis Union Railroad Station?

When you’re traveling on trains to Indianapolis, you must abide by the luggage restrictions of the ticket fare purchased as well as the railroad company you’re riding with. In this case, the Amtrak trains arriving at Indianapolis Union Railroad Station allow every passenger to travel with up to two personal items as well as two carry-on bags. Being able to bring checked bags depends on the services at both the departure train station and the arrival train station. In this case, Indianapolis Union Railroad Station has a checked bag service; therefore, any train passenger departing from a station with this service as well can bring up to two checked bags with them along with their carry-on items. Upon your arrival at the Indianapolis Unions Railroad station, there aren’t any luggage carts to help transport baggage. However, there is a baggage assistance service provided by the Station Staff.

How much is a train ticket to Indianapolis?

The ticket price can vary depending on general demand and more importantly where you’re coming from. If you’re leaving from a popular departure point like Chicago for instance, prices usually start around $76. Cincinnati and New York are other options, with prices usually starting from around $144 and $197 respectively.

What is the main train station in Indianapolis?

Most people in Indianapolis will arrive at Indianapolis, one of the most accessible stations in the area. You can find train arrivals and departures at Indianapolis from and to several major nearby cities such as Chicago, Cincinnati, and New York.

What train companies go to Indianapolis?

Indianapolis is serviced by some of the leading train companies. Keep in mind that your options may vary by the city you’re departing from. Many travelers on our site have booked Amtrak to get to Indianapolis.

How far in advance should I book a train to Indianapolis?

For $41 one-way on average, you can catch a train ride to Indianapolis. For the next 3 months, we predict the price of tickets to Indianapolis to remain steady. It’s generally a good idea to book early to make sure you can get on the train for the correct departure time.

How far is the center of Indianapolis from Indianapolis station?

The distance to the center of Indianapolis from Indianapolis station is 8.0 mi.

How far is Indianapolis from Morris-Butler House, Children's Museum of Indianapolis and Indianapolis Zoo?

Indianapolis’s most popular landmarks are Morris-Butler House, Children's Museum of Indianapolis, and Indianapolis Zoo, which are 1.6 mi, 3.4 mi, and 0.8 mi from Indianapolis, respectively.


Popular train routes to Indianapolis

Most frequently searched train routes to Indianapolis, along with the cheapest price and shortest travel time.
Trains to Indianapolis from Chicago
Fastest travel time3h 25m
Cheapest price$76
Trains to Indianapolis from New York
Fastest travel time22h 10m
Cheapest price$197

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