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Bus Indianapolis to Columbus: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
Average Ticket Price
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Trip Reviews for Indianapolis - Columbus

2.7 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Columbus

Ratings and Reviews (8)

Doaa A.May 7, 2019 | 

It was a good trip, I think it would be better if there were some entertainment options

Isabel R.March 23, 2019 | 

We were told in Indianapolis that bus was in Terre Haute and bus will be an hour n half late turned out to be 2 1/2 hours. Nobody informed update on bus. Not a Happy customer

Miriam Ekene N.September 18, 2018 | 

The trip was delayed for close to 2hours with no explanation why

Angel P.August 9, 2018 | 

I will Never use Greyhound Bus line again. The bus was 6hrs late & the staff was RUDE as hell! I filed a complaint and I'm going to send a handwritten letter to the Corporate Office

Robin M.January 1, 2018 | 

Bus was oversold.

Abderahman A.November 15, 2017 | 

My bus was leaving 20:10 pm I was on the line 19:38 at door F my ticket in hand two police officers just come no were star harassing me ask me Questions, tell step side; when I ask what I did wrong? I tell them I'm going Columbus Ohio and I not going give my ID, they go away then come back letter they take from bus driver my ticket; other that bus driver was smooth driver; everything else is ok; Except those police,

Fuad B.August 26, 2017 | 

Poor customer service

Yasmin A.April 25, 2017 | 

I enjoyed my trip every time I took bus by greyhound hope seats will be repaired

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Indianapolis to Columbus Buses

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Bus Companies

Indianapolis to Columbus bus tickets are provided by Greyhound.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Indianapolis, the trip starts at Greyhound Amtrak Station, IND Airport, Downtown Transit Center, IND Airport, Indianapolis, IN or Zionsville.

In Columbus, your bus travel ends at Greyhound Station, Ohio State, CMH Airport, 4th St, Columbus, OH or W Spring St.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses2
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures6:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Minimum Price$24
Average Ticket Price$47
Minimum Trip Duration
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Bus Companies on This RouteGreyhound US

Indianapolis to Columbus Route Map

Indianapolis to Columbus Route Map

Frequently asked questions for your trip Indianapolis - Columbus

How much does a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Columbus cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Indianapolis to Columbus is $47. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Indianapolis to Columbus is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to raise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from Indianapolis to Columbus?

The average travel time between Indianapolis and Columbus is around 3h 30m, although the fastest bus will take about 3h 29m.This is the time it takes to travel the 168 miles that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Indianapolis and Columbus?

The number of buses from Indianapolis to Columbus can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 2 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Indianapolis to Columbus by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Indianapolis to Columbus?

When taking the bus from Indianapolis to Columbus, you can travel comfortably and safely with Greyhound.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Indianapolis to Columbus?

Buses traveling between Indianapolis and Columbus leave from Greyhound Amtrak Station or IND Airport and arrive at Greyhound Station, Ohio State, CMH Airport.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Indianapolis and Columbus!

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Indianapolis to Columbus, get comfy and count the stars.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Indianapolis to Columbus.

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Did you know?

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Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

Will you be returning to Indianapolis by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Columbus to Indianapolis.

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