Map of flight path and driving directions from Kansas City to Indianapolis.
Shortest flight path between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and Indianapolis International Airport (IND).
How far is Indianapolis from Kansas City?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Kansas City and Indianapolis. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 450.706 miles
- 725.342 kilometers
- 391.653 nautical miles
Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.Haversine formula
- 449.600 miles
- 723.561 kilometers
- 390.692 nautical miles
The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Kansas City and Indianapolis is 1 hour. Indianapolis is 1 hour ahead of Kansas City.
Kansas City, MO
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 92 kg (202 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Kansas City (MCI) → Indianapolis (IND).