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Journey Information

Indianapolis to Chattanooga bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$59.00
Shortest duration8h 55m
Trips per day4
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Indianapolis to Chattanooga during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How much is a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Chattanooga?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $59.67 was the low point for bus fares from Indianapolis to Chattanooga. Buses from Chattanooga to Indianapolis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $59.67 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 10 hours and 47 minutes to cover the 330 miles (530 kilometers) from Indianapolis, IN to Chattanooga, TN. However, the fastest bus only takes 8 hours and 55 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Chattanooga. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Indianapolis?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 4:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Indianapolis to Chattanooga, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 4 scheduled buses that travel from Indianapolis to Chattanooga every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

What bus companies travel from Indianapolis to Chattanooga?

There is one bus company that operates from Indianapolis to Chattanooga. Greyhound is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound410h 47m$49.47

Book Greyhound from Indianapolis to Chattanooga from $44. There are 4 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Indianapolis to Chattanooga and you can expect on average to pay $49 for a Greyhound ticket to Chattanooga. In Indianapolis, Greyhound departs to Chattanooga from 350 S Illinois St, In Chattanooga, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 960 Airport Rd, An average trip on Greyhound from Indianapolis to Chattanooga takes 10 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Chattanooga in 8 hours and 55 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $48 for a weekend trip to Chattanooga.

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