Traveling, living, and staying healthy while at Indiana University
We have compiled a few resources about getting to the campus where you will be staying, housing options, and health insurance coverage.
Ground transportation from and to the Indianapolis International Airport
After you have booked your flight and know your arrival time at the Indianapolis International Airport (IND), you should arrange ground transportation to either the Bloomington campus or your accommodations in Indianapolis.
The city of Bloomington is approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) from the airport. You should reserve a seat on a shuttle or book a car service prior to your arrival.
Getting to Bloomington by bus
There are a few shuttle services that go to Bloomington from the airport. They depart from Ground Transportation Zone 1 at the airport. You should make a reservation for the shuttle service you plan to use before you travel.
Getting to Bloomington by limousine
Classic Touch Limo offers door-to-door service from the airport to your destination in Bloomington. It is more expensive than taking an airport shuttle.
Getting to Bloomington by taxi
Taxi service is available at the curb just outside the baggage claim area. It may cost approximately $100 to get to Bloomington by taxi. Be sure ot ask your driver about the cost before choosing to take a taxi. Also, it is a custom in the United States to tip your taxi driver.
Transportation within Indianapolis
Ground transportation information is available on the airport website. Contact the IUPUI Office of International Affairs with any questions.