There are 4 ways to get from Bloomington to Indianapolis by bus, taxi, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis, IN Terre Haute / ...

$16 - $22

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bloomington to Indianapolis 50.9 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Bloomington to Indianapolis 50.9 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle, line 8 bus  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis International Airport, IN
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Indianapolis Airport to Maryland St & Pennsylvania St 8

$22 - $90

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bloomington, IN and arriving at Indianapolis, IN. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The distance between Bloomington and Indianapolis is 46 miles. The road distance is 50.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Bloomington to Indianapolis without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs .

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The bus from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis, IN takes 1 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Bloomington to Indianapolis bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Bloomington, IN station.

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Bloomington to Indianapolis bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Indianapolis, IN station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bloomington to Indianapolis is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 7 min to drive from Bloomington to Indianapolis.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Indianapolis. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bloomington to Indianapolis.
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  • Distance: 46.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Bloomington, IN, USA and Indianapolis, IN, USA?

Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Bloomington to Indianapolis twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h.

Bus operators
Bloomington Shuttle
Website
bloomingtonshuttle.com
Shuttle from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis International Airport, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at
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IndyGo
Phone
+1 317-614-9221
Website
indygo.net
Bus from Indianapolis Airport to Maryland St & Pennsylvania St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
indygo.net
Other operators
Taxi from Bloomington to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170

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