Taking a shuttle from Indianapolis airport to Bloomington, Indiana is a great way to get from the airport to the college town.
Shuttles depart from the ground transportation area across the street from the arrivals hall at IND. They make several stops in Bloomington at IU and hotels in town. The travel time is approximately an hour and a half.
There are two companies that run a shuttle from Indianapolis airport to Bloomington: Star of America Shuttles and the Bloomington Shuttle.
Both companies run shuttles throughout the day, usually at two hour intervals during even hours. Unfortunately both services operate within 20 to 30 minutes of one another, so if your flight arrives after the departures, you will have to wait an hour and a half for the next shuttle.
The cost of a ticket for a shuttle from Indianapolis airport to Bloomington varies depending on which shuttle company you go with and whether you buy your ticket online in advance or not. Star of America shuttles cost $15 one-way regardless of how you make your purchase, while Bloomington Shuttle services cost $15 (plus a $1 booking fee) online, and $20 on the spot.