Maps, Directions & Parking

Get to IU Bloomington safe and sound

As you plan your trip, remember: Bloomington is in the Eastern Time Zone and observes daylight saving time. While on campus, visitors must follow campus policies. Review IU's on-campus guidance to learn more.

Additionally, there are several ongoing construction projects around Bloomington. Please allow extra time to manage delays or detours. For more information regarding state and local construction, please review the following sites:

Road closings in Bloomington
Road restrictions/closings in Indiana


Please park in a visitor space in the upper level of the East Parking Garage (150 N. Eagleson Avenue). Avoid spaces labeled EM-P Parking. To get to the Office of Admissions Welcome Center at Ernie Pyle Hall, take the stairs down to exit the garage at the northwest corner of the garage and make a right on Eagleson Avenue. Turn left onto Seventh Street. The Office of Admissions Welcome Center is located at 940 E. Seventh Street. We recommend allowing 15 minutes to walk from the East Parking Garage to the Office of Admissions Welcome Center.

Please note that Bloomington, Indiana is in the Eastern Time Zone. As such, please adjust your travel time accordingly. If you have questions regarding parking accessibility, please call our office at 812-855-0661.

Travel information

You’ll probably fly into and out of Indianapolis International Airport. You can rent a car or take a shuttle to Bloomington.

GO Express Travel, 800-589-6004, travels between Indianapolis International Airport and Bloomington several times each day. They also have private cars and a shuttle to and from Chicagoland.

Embarque, 800-888-4639, and Classic Touch Limousine, 800-319-0082, offer private, chauffeured cars and limos.

If you plan to stay in Bloomington overnight, take a look at the many hotels and accommodations available in Bloomington.

Maps and road construction

Campus map

Visit IU’s interactive map to find buildings and parking.