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Travelers usually depart from Indianapolis International, Indianapolis Union Station, Indianapolis, IN - North Alabama St. Bus stop, or Indianapolis. IN - Washington St Bus StopEstates when they travel from Indianapolis to San Francisco. Book your trip to arrive at San Francisco International, San Francisco, CA Bus Stop, San Francisco, CA - Salesforce Plaza, San Francisco, CA Train Station, or San Francisco, CA - Fisherman’s Wharf. The distance between Indianapolis and San Francisco is 3124 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Spirit Airlines. Indianapolis and San Francisco have 288 direct flights per week. When you arrive at San Francisco, consider visiting Alcatraz, Big Sur, and Golden Gate Bridge.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Most travelers from Indianapolis, IND can enter San Francisco, SFO.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Indianapolis to San Francisco?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Indianapolis and San Francisco takes around 5.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Indianapolis and San Francisco?
The flight distance between Indianapolis and San Francisco is 3124 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Indianapolis and San Francisco?
Several carriers operate flights between Indianapolis and San Francisco. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include United Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Indianapolis?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Indianapolis and Las Vegas, Orlando, Denver, Los Angeles, Fort Lauderdale, Austin, Phoenix, San Diego, Sacramento, Tampa, Jacksonville, Sarasota, West Palm Beach, New Orleans, Oakland, Salt Lake City, Washington, D.C., Fort Myers, Portland, Atlanta.
What are the most popular routes to and from San Francisco?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as San Francisco and Las Vegas, Denver, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Chicago, Austin, London, Paris, New York, Barcelona, Rome, Orlando, Mexico City, New Orleans, Amsterdam, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Houston, Dallas, Lisbon.
What airports are near Indianapolis?
The main airport in Indianapolis is Indianapolis International. It is also served by Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International, Indianapolis International, Louisville International, Blue Grass, Fort Wayne International, Dayton International, South Bend International, Central Illinois Regional, Evansville Regional, Owensboro–Daviess County Regional.
What airports are near San Francisco?
The main airport in San Francisco is San Francisco International. It is also served by San Francisco International, Sacramento International, Oakland International, San Jose International, Stockton Metropolitan, Monterey Regional, Charles M. Schulz–Sonoma County, Merced Regional, Buchanan Field.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Indianapolis and San Francisco?
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