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Indianapolis to Ames bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$120.00
Shortest Duration12h 20m
Trips per day1
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap Indianapolis to Ames bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Indianapolis to Ames is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Indianapolis to Ames were $124.89. By booking 7 days out, tickets are on average $0.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Indianapolis to Ames by bus is usually around 12:00 PM on Monday. 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. Around 12:00 PM on Friday 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.

Burlington Trailways from Indianapolis to Ames has the most daily schedules

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Burlington Trailways has the most regularly scheduled departures from Indianapolis to Ames, with an average of 0 trip per day and 14 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Indianapolis to Ames. Of the 1 trip 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.

1 carriers offer Indianapolis to Ames bus trips

Burlington Trailways

Book Burlington Trailways from Indianapolis to Ames from $120.00. Typically there is one Burlington Trailways schedule per day from Indianapolis to Ames and you can expect on average to pay $125.11 for a Burlington Trailways ticket to Ames. In Indianapolis, Burlington Trailways departs to Ames from 350 S Illinois St, In Ames, Burlington Trailways arrives at Intermodal Station - 129 Hayward Ave,

An average trip on Burlington Trailways from Indianapolis to Ames takes 12 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Burlington Trailways offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $132.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Ames.

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Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Indianapolis. Most bus trips to Ames will depart from 350 S Illinois St.
  • 350 S Illinois St
Bus trips arrive in Ames at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Intermodal Station - 129 Hayward Ave are the main bus stations in Ames for trips arriving from Indianapolis.
  • Intermodal Station - 129 Hayward Ave