From Indianapolis, Cynthia would rent a car for a two-hour drive to her mother's small town.
Indianapolis is near the centre of population of the United States.
INDIANAPOLIS, the capital and largest city of Indiana, U.S.A., situated on the W.
It is served by the Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville, the Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton, the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St Louis (New York Central System), the Lake Erie & Western (New York Central System), the Pittsburg, Cincinnati, Chicago & St Louis (Pennsylvania System) and the Vandalia (Pennsylvania System) railways.
Physically Indianapolis is one of the most attractive inland cities in America.