The driving distance from Indianapolis, Indiana to Columbus, Ohio is:

175 miles / 282 km

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Driving distance from Indianapolis, IN to Columbus, OH

The total driving distance from Indianapolis, IN to Columbus, OH is 175 miles or 282 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Indianapolis, Indiana. It ends in Columbus, Ohio.

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Sporting events, team sports and sport activities take center stage in Columbus OH.

Did you know that there is an 8-foot bronze statue of Arnold Schwarzenegger in Columbus? It was erected in 2012 outside the Veterans Memorial Auditorium and moved in 2014 when the auditorium was demolished. Today the statue is located at the Columbus Convention Center. The statue is identical to the statue at the Schwarzenegger Museum in Austria.

Every year the city hosts the Arnold Sports Festival with 18,000 athletes competing in 50 sports and events. There are over 700 exhibit booths with the latest fitness training tools, clothing, equipment, nutrition and fitness related products. And of course Mr. Schwarzenegger is the guest of honor each year.

Arnold Sports Festival is a 3-day Arnold Fitness EXPO held at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Nationwide Arena and LC Pavilion. Find out more at

Besides sports, Columbus is known as a vibrant food city in the Midwest. You can take a food walking tour with Columbus Food Adventures. The food tour company offers over 10 types of food tours including German Village tour, All Dessert food tour, Breakfast tour, Coffee tour and Food Truck food tour. Get more info at

Indianapolis, Indiana

City: Indianapolis
State: Indiana
Country: United States
Category: cities

Columbus, Ohio

City: Columbus
State: Ohio
Country: United States
Category: cities

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