• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN Indianapolis

$16 - $22

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Indianapolis to Bloomington 51.4 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Indianapolis to Bloomington 51.4 miles

$5 - $8

Line 8 bus, shuttle  •  3h 7m

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

$22 - $92

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Indianapolis to Bloomington is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 1h 9m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Indianapolis to Bloomington is to bus which costs $16 - $22 and takes 1h 5m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Bloomington, IN. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 5m.

More details

The distance between Indianapolis and Bloomington is 46 miles. The road distance is 51.4 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Indianapolis to Bloomington without a car is to bus which takes 1h 5m and costs $16 - $22.

More details

The bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN takes 1h 5m including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to Bloomington is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Indianapolis to Bloomington.

Get driving directions

There are 32+ hotels available in Bloomington. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Indianapolis to Bloomington.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 46.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 5m

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

Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Indianapolis to Bloomington once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 1h 5m.

Bus operators
IndyGo
Phone
+1 317-614-9221
Website
indygo.net
Bus from Washington St & Illinois St to Indianapolis Airport
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Website
indygo.net
Bloomington Shuttle
Website
bloomingtonshuttle.com
Shuttle from Indianapolis International Airport, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at
goexpresstravel.com
Other operators
Taxi from Indianapolis to Bloomington
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Yellow Cab Inc
Phone
+1 317-487-7777
Website
ycindy.com
Blue Line Taxi
Phone
+1 317-444-1444

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.