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Trip Indianapolis Los Angeles

Plan your trip by train, bus, plane from Indianapolis to Los Angeles

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How to get from Indianapolis to Los Angeles?

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All modes of transport Indianapolis-Los Angeles

For your trip from Indianapolis (Indiana, United States) to Los Angeles (California, United States) with a distance of 1806 mi you will be able to take 3 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
The direct flight Indianapolis > Los Angeles will be the fastest way to get to your destination.
Leave Indianapolis and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Indianapolis International IND airport, 8.7 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Los Angeles (Los Angeles International airport, IATA code: LAX) operated by American Airlines or Southwest Airlines.
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Indianapolis to Los Angeles without changing trains but some trains run on lines Indianapolis-Chicago and Chicago-Los Angeles allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains Cardinal of Amtrak to Chicago leave from Indianapolis railway station in Indianapolis. Arrival in Chicago will take place at Chicago station (2.2 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Chicago where the train Southwest Chief operated by Amtrak leave for Los Angeles.
Even though it is not possible to make the trip Indianapolis Los Angeles only by bus, there are other means of transport (train) that will complete the journey Indianapolis-Chicago.
You will board a coach of MegaBus - US in Indianapolis. The bus will drop you off at Union Station bus station (2 mi from Chicago, United States). Please make sure to show up on time at Indianapolis City-County Building bus station (0.2 mi from Indianapolis) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Chicago.

Which carriers to travel between Indianapolis and Los Angeles?

Airlines
Allegiant Air carries out a flight from Indianapolis International IND airport situated 8.7 mi away from the city centre of Indianapolis to Las Vegas (arrival at McCarran International LAS airport)
United Airlines flies on the route from McCarran International LAS airport (located 6.8 mi from Las Vegas, United States) to Los Angeles (serving Los Angeles International LAX airport)
Virgin America schedules the flight from McCarran International LAS airport situated 6.8 mi away from the city centre of Las Vegas to Los Angeles (arrival at Los Angeles International LAX airport)
Southwest Airlines ensures the flight route from Indianapolis International IND airport (located 8.7 mi from Indianapolis, United States) to Los Angeles (serving Los Angeles International LAX airport)
Frontier Airlines carries out a flight from Kansas City International MCI airport situated 16.2 mi away from the city centre of Kansas City to Los Angeles (arrival at Los Angeles International LAX airport)
Spirit Airlines flies on the route from McCarran International LAS airport (located 6.8 mi from Las Vegas, United States) to Los Angeles (serving Los Angeles International LAX airport)
American Airlines schedules the flight from Indianapolis International IND airport situated 8.7 mi away from the city centre of Indianapolis to Los Angeles (arrival at Los Angeles International LAX airport)
Delta Air Lines ensures the flight route from McCarran International LAS airport (located 6.8 mi from Las Vegas, United States) to Los Angeles (serving Los Angeles International LAX airport)
Bus companies
The bus company MegaBus - US operates the intercity service from the bus station of Indianapolis City-County Building in Indianapolis and to the one of Union Station (Illinois United States)
FlixBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line between the city of Las Vegas (serving RTC South Strip Transfer Terminal Bay bus station at 4.7 mi from centre) and the city of Los Angeles where the coach will drop you off at Los Angeles station situated at about 0.5 mi from Los Angeles city centre.
Railway companies
Amtrak provides rail connections Indianapolis-Chicago with the train Cardinal from Indianapolis railway station (0.6 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Chicago at arrival (2.2 mi from centre) and from Chicago to Los Angeles with the train Southwest Chief which leaves Chicago station to arrive at Los Angeles railway station (California United States)

Stop cities from Indianapolis or cities to visit near Los Angeles

When travelling from Los Angeles to Indianapolis by plane, bus, train, you might have to change at Chicago, Las Vegas, Kansas City (United States). If you have some time on your way to Los Angeles or back to Indianapolis, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
 
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