Cheap Dallas to Indianapolis train tickets


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Lowest Price$128.00
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How to find cheap train tickets from Dallas to Indianapolis ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Dallas to Indianapolis is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Dallas to Indianapolis was $135.50. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 14 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $120.32 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Dallas to Indianapolis ? How far is Dallas to Indianapolis ?

The distance between Dallas to Indianapolis is 764.03 miles or 1229.28 km. A train trip from Dallas to Indianapolis typically takes 32 hours and 18 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 26 hours and 50 minutes to get from Dallas to Indianapolis.

Going from Dallas to Indianapolis by train takes over 32 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 Dallas 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.

Amtrak has the most connections between Dallas to Indianapolis

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to Indianapolis. One train carrier operates regular service on the Dallas to Indianapolis route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Dallas to Indianapolis, usually offering 2 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Dallas 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 Dallas to Indianapolis, which start at $97.00.

One train carrier connects Dallas to Indianapolis


Amtrak train tickets from Dallas to Indianapolis start from $128.00, and on average cost $189.84. Daily there are 2 Amtrak schedules to Indianapolis. Amtrak in Dallas leaves from Union Station - 400 S Houston St and one other station. And in Indianapolis trains arrive at 350 S Illinois St,

From Dallas to Indianapolis train travel on Amtrak takes 32 hours and 19 minutes. If you are looking to get to Indianapolis faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 26 hours and 50 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Indianapolis on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $194.63 for a one-way weekend reservation from Dallas.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Indianapolis that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Dallas serving this route is Union Station - 400 S Houston St, Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St.
  • Union Station - 400 S Houston St
  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Indianapolis from Dallas., The busiest departure station in Dallas serving this route is 350 S Illinois St.
  • 350 S Illinois St