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Houston to Indianapolis bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$86.00
Shortest Duration25h 10m
Trips per day7
bus carriers2
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Houston to Indianapolis

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Houston to Indianapolis 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 Houston to Indianapolis were $90.00. By booking 13 days out, tickets are on average $120.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Houston to Indianapolis?

The distance between Houston and Indianapolis is approximately 866.31 miles, or 1393.84 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 28 hours and 47 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 25 hours and 10.2 minutes.

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 Houston to Indianapolis?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Houston to Indianapolis by bus is usually on Saturday. 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. Tuesday 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.

Greyhound from Houston to Indianapolis has the most daily schedules

On average there are 7 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Houston to Indianapolis, with an average of 6 trips per day and 78 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Houston to Indianapolis. Of the 7 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? Travelling by Train from Houston to Indianapolis starts at $128.00.

2 carriers offer Houston to Indianapolis bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Houston to Indianapolis from $86.00. There are 6 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Houston to Indianapolis and you can expect on average to pay $140.80 for a Greyhound ticket to Indianapolis. In Houston, Greyhound departs to Indianapolis from Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St, In Indianapolis, Greyhound arrives at 350 S Illinois St and one other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Houston to Indianapolis takes 28 hours and 52 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Indianapolis in 25 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $160.36 for a weekend trip to Indianapolis.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 4h 52m
Avg. Price
$140.80

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Houston to Indianapolis from $215.00. There are 4 trips per day offered by Tornado Bus from Houston to Indianapolis and you can expect on average to pay $227.73 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Indianapolis. In Houston, Tornado Bus departs to Indianapolis from 7011 Harrisburg Blvd and 4 other stations. In Indianapolis, Tornado Bus arrives at TBC Indianapolis,

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Houston to Indianapolis takes 26 hours and 13 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Indianapolis in 25 hours and 10 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $235.00 for a weekend trip to Indianapolis.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 2h 13m
Avg. Price
$227.73

Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 5 stations that have bus departures from Houston. Most bus trips to Indianapolis will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 2121 Main St
  • 6590 Southwest Hwy
  • 7011 Harrisburg Blvd
  • Tornado Bus Station - Airport
  • Tornado Bus Station - Lockwood
Bus trips arrive in Indianapolis at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Indianapolis for trips arriving from Houston:
  • 350 S Illinois St
  • Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr
  • TBC Indianapolis