The distance between Houston to Indianapolis is 866.31 miles or 1393.84 km. A train trip from Houston to Indianapolis typically takes 31 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Indianapolis faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 30 hours and 25 minutes to get from Houston to Indianapolis.
Going from Houston to Indianapolis by train takes over 31 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Saturday trains from Houston to Indianapolis are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Indianapolis. One train carrier operates regular service on the Houston to Indianapolis route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Houston to Indianapolis, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Houston to Indianapolis, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Houston to Indianapolis, which start at $119.08.
Amtrak train tickets from Houston to Indianapolis start from $169.36, and on average cost $208.46. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Indianapolis. Amtrak in Houston leaves from 902 Washington Ave, And in Indianapolis trains arrive at 350 S Illinois St,
From Houston to Indianapolis train travel on Amtrak takes 31 hours and 21 minutes. If you are looking to get to Indianapolis faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 30 hours and 25 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Indianapolis on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $213.56 for a one-way weekend reservation from Houston.