Transportation in Indianapolis

Get to IUPUI, and then travel around campus and Indianapolis

Campus Center and IUPUI busesYou have many options for IUPUI transportation and transportation in Indianapolis, including bicycles, buses, and cars.

Getting Around Campus

IUPUI provides a free, convenient shuttle to help you get from place to place on campus.

Learn about the shuttle’s routes and hours »

Gettting Around Indianapolis

IUPUI is located in downtown Indianapolis with convenient access to the city’s public bus system, IndyGo. IUPUI students can purchase an S Pass (discounted monthly pass) for IndyGo. 

Learn about IndyGo’s routes and services »

Driving and Cars

There are a lot of things you need to know before buying a new or used car, including getting a driver’s license.  Indiana University has provided a lot of useful information about buying a car. 

Learn about getting a driver's license and buying a car »

If you are interested in renting a car for a short period of time, typically within Indianapolis, learn about the Indianapolis options.

Blueindy:
  • 200 stations planned in Indy, find an electric car wherever one is needed. 
  • Fleet of 100% electric cars is available 24/7 to facilitate life in the city
  • The car sharing fee is based on the actual use of the car. The first 20 minutes are billed at a fixed fee, then any additional time is billed at a per-minute rate.
  • Membership fee based on plan selected.
  • Must be 18 years of age. Must have US driving permit or home country licence or international driving license.

More information about buying the membership and location of blueindy stations here.

Zipcar:
  • Self-service access to cars 24/7
  • Yearly membership fee of $15. Low hourly and daily rates - include gas and insurance. 
  • Reserve online or using your mobile device – in seconds
  • Cars located right on campus
  • Must be 18 years of age. Must have US driving permit or home country licence or international driving license.

More information about buying the membership and location of zipcar stations here.

Pacers bikes

Bicycles

IUPUI participates in the Indiana Pacers Bikeshare program, which enables you to rent a bike for use on campus or in the city. Also be sure to consider sustainable transportation options.

Learn about the Pacers Bikeshare »