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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 Washington, D.C.. Book your trip to arrive at Baltimore–Washington International, Washington Dulles International, Ronald Reagan Washington National, Washington, DC - Union Station, or Washington DC - Parking Convention Center DC. The distance between Indianapolis and Washington, D.C. is 765 km. The most popular airlines for this route are United Airlines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and Frontier Airlines. Indianapolis and Washington, D.C. have 401 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Washington, D.C., consider visiting Lincoln Memorial, Independence National Historical Park, PA, USA, and National Mall.

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American AirlinesAALAAYesNo
Spirit AirlinesNKSNKNoOpens 24 days before flight
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Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
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Frontier AirlinesFFTF9NoOpens 24 days before flight
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Most travelers from Indianapolis, IND can enter Baltimore, BWI.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Indianapolis to Washington, D.C.?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Indianapolis and Washington, D.C. takes around 1.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Indianapolis and Washington, D.C.?
The flight distance between Indianapolis and Washington, D.C. is 765 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Indianapolis and Washington, D.C.?
Several carriers operate flights between Indianapolis and Washington, D.C.. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, 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, San Francisco, Jacksonville, Sarasota, West Palm Beach, New Orleans, Oakland, Salt Lake City, Fort Myers, Portland, Atlanta.
What are the most popular routes to and from Washington, D.C.?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Washington, D.C. and Denver, San Francisco, Orlando, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Atlanta, Austin, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, London, Fort Lauderdale, Chicago, San Diego, Houston, Seattle, New Orleans, Boston, Paris, Dallas, Tampa.
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 Washington, D.C.?
The main airport in Washington, D.C. is Baltimore–Washington International. It is also served by Philadelphia International, Richmond International, Norfolk International, Trenton–Mercer, Harrisburg International, Lehigh Valley International, Atlantic City International, Lancaster, Altoona–Blair County, Shenandoah Valley Regional.
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