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Birmingham, AL to Indianapolis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$66.00
Shortest Duration12h 0m
Trips per day4
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How much does a bus ticket from Birmingham, AL to Indianapolis cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Birmingham to Indianapolis were $71.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Birmingham to Indianapolis is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $44.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Birmingham, AL to Indianapolis?

The distance between Birmingham and Indianapolis is approximately 433.39 miles, or 697.30 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 15 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 12 hours,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Birmingham to Indianapolis?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Birmingham, AL to Indianapolis by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Monday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

What bus companies travel from Birmingham to Indianapolis?

On average there are 4 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Birmingham, AL to Indianapolis, with an average of 4 trips per day and 9 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Birmingham to Indianapolis. Of the 4 trips there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

Need more travel options? Train tickets from Birmingham, AL to Indianapolis start at $172.00.

1 carriers offer Birmingham, AL to Indianapolis bus trips


Book Greyhound from Birmingham to Indianapolis from $66.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Birmingham to Indianapolis and you can expect on average to pay $87.66 for a Greyhound ticket to Indianapolis. In Birmingham, Greyhound departs to Indianapolis from Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St, In Indianapolis, Greyhound arrives at 350 S Illinois St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Birmingham to Indianapolis takes 15 hours and 21 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Indianapolis in 12 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 5 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $81.30 for a weekend trip to Indianapolis.

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Buses to Indianapolis depart from one main station in Birmingham:
  • Bus Terminal - 618 N 19th St
Buses arrive in Indianapolis at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Indianapolis for trips arriving from Birmingham:
  • 350 S Illinois St
  • Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr