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Local Travel Information

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Travel Insurance

Below are two providers of travel insurance. We are not endorsing these companies, but are listing them for your convenience.

Visas (Information for those traveling from outside the U.S.)

If you are coming from outside the U.S., remember to get a visa, if necessary! To allow enough time for your visa request to be processed by your country of origin, we recommend you check the U.S. Government's web site regarding visas. Click here for the link to that site.

Indianapolis International Airport

Phone: (317) 487-9594

Transportation from the Indianapolis International Airport to the Crowne Plaza Hotel

Go Express Travel Downtown Indy Express Shuttle Service: offering shuttles from the Indianapolis International Airport to Downtown Indianapolis. (Fare is $10 each way)

Taxi service is available at the curb on the lower level of the terminal just outside Baggage Claim. (Estimated fare 30 USD)

Yellow Cab Indianapolis

Indy Airport Taxi

Note: There is a $15 minimum charge for all fares from the airport, regardless of distance. If you need to travel outside the Indianapolis area, consult your driver for rates. Fares may not exceed the amount shown on the meter.

Ride-sharing services such as Uber and Lyft are available at Indianapolis Airport. Pick up of passengers by these services must be done from the Ground Transportation Center.

IndyGo's Route 8 provides non-express, fixed-route service from the airport to downtown via stops along Washington Street. Cost is $1.75 per ride.

IndyGo offers 29 fixed daily bus routes to all Marion County townships, major Indianapolis attractions, shopping malls, hospitals, downtown areas, and other locations.

Day passes for all fixed IndyGo routes throughout Indianapolis are available for $4.00. For more information on route descriptions, trip planning, and pricing, call IndyGo at 317.635.3344 or visit indygo.net.

Shared-ride and personal luxury limousine services are available in the Ground Transportation Center, located on the first floor of the Parking Garage.

  1. Northwest on Col. H. Weir Cook Memorial Dr. following signs to 1-70 E ramp.
  2. Follow signs for I-465 South to I-70 East
    Exit I-70 at West Street (Exit 79A)
    Left (north) to Maryland St.
  3. Right (East) to S Capital Ave.
  4. Right (South) to W Louisiana St.
  5. Turn left (East) onto W Louisiana St. (A little tricky to see - be careful to NOT go under the underpass)
  6. Hotel is on your right.
    123 West Louisiana St.
    Indianapolis, IN 46225

Just a short walk from the terminal, eight rental car counters from which to choose are located in the Ground Transportation Center (first floor of the Parking Garage).

Reservations: 1-800-327-9633
Local: (317) 243-1151

Reservations: 1-800-230-4898
Local: (317) 244-3307

Reservations: 1-800-527-0700
Local: (317) 260-5820

Reservations: 1-800-800-4000
Local: (866) 434-2226

Reservations: 1-800-736-8222
Local: (317) 247-7555

Reservations: 1-800-654-3131
Local: (317) 405-6363

Reservations: 1-800-227-7368
Local: (317) 243-1151

Payless Car Rental
Reservations: 1-800-729-5337
Local: (317) 777-7337

Reservations: 1-800-847-4389
Local: (317) 217-1163

Blue Indy is an electric car-share service that has vehicles located at different places around the city that can be used 24/7. There is a location at the airport and a location less than 2 blocks (as well as others that are close) from the hotel at 223 S. Capitol Ave.

  1. Members and visitors can access the car sharing stations from the 3rd floor skybridge in the front of the airport terminal which connects to the parking garage.
  2. An enrollment kiosk where guests can sign up for a membership on the spot is also available and located just through the sliding doors on the 3rd level of the Daily Parking Garage.
  3. Once visitors have a membership, they will find Bluecars conveniently located on the 5th of the parking garage.
  4. To use the service:
    - Swipe your badge on the Reservation Kiosk, and enter your pin. A Bluecar will be assigned to you.
    - Find your assigned Bluecar and swipe your badge on the reader by the driver's side door.
    - Unlock the Bluecar and recoil the charging cable into the Charge Point (They have a strong pull, so hold on tightly).
    - Exit the Parking garage by following the BlueIndy signs.
    - At the parking gates, slowly pull forward until the gate opens.
    - Enjoy your visit to Indianapolis!

To find more information about transportation from Indianapolis International Airport click here.

Transportation in and around Indianapolis

Taxi Service: see above for details

Car Share Service: Blue Indy

Buses: IndyGo

Car Rentals: see above for details

Bike Share: Indianapolis Pacers Bike Share

Ride Sharing: Uber and Lyft

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