Maps, Directions & Parking

Get to IU Bloomington safe and sound

We're excited to see you when campus is open to visitors once again! As you plan your trip, remember: Bloomington is in the Eastern time zone and observes daylight saving time.

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

Ways to connect

Until we can host you on campus, take advantage of these tour options if you happen to be in Bloomington:

    • Take a driving tour and see campus from the passenger seat.
    • Go on a self-guided walking tour of campus. Each location has additional photos and info for your learning enjoyment.

We also encourage you to explore our many opportunities to learn more about the academic programs IU has to offer, engage with our beautiful campus from wherever you are, and more:

  • Attend a virtual visit and get to know IU from a distance.
  • Take our virtual tour to experience key spots on campus without leaving home.
  • Learn about your school of interest and reach out to them for more information.
  • Research your major  to learn about the academic opportunities waiting for you at IU Bloomington.
  • Contact your personal admission counselor, who is here to answer any questions you have about the college search process, applying, or enrolling.

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, you can stay on campus at the Biddle Hotel and Conference Center in the Indiana Memorial Union. Bloomington also has many other hotels and accommodations.

Maps and road construction

Campus map

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