The nearest airport to Indiana University is the Indianapolis International Airport (IND). The airport is 50 miles north of Bloomington and serviced by most major carriers.
Ground Transportation from the Indianapolis International Airport to Bloomington
Options include Shuttle or Rental Car (bus and train services are not available).
Car Rental: Most major rental companies
Driving to Bloomington
Check-in on Friday will be at the Indiana Memorial Union:
Indiana Memorial Union
900 East 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
There are two pay parking lots near the Indiana Memorial Union Biddle Hotel. Hotel guests may get their parking tickets validated.
Check in will be on Friday, January 17 in the Indiana Memorial Union. Check in for the competition will be from noon – 4 p.m. and all teams should plan to be in Bloomington no later than 4 p.m. Plan to allow approximately 90 minutes for travel from the Indianapolis airport to arrival in Bloomington.
The official competition events will conclude the evening of Saturday, January 18 at 7:30 p.m. and all teams should plan to stay in Bloomington through the end of the competition. Lodging will be provided for student teams for both Friday and Saturday nights.
Advisors who are accompanying teams should plan to make their own arrangements for lodging. A limited number of rooms may be available at the Indiana Memorial Union Biddle hotel for advisors.
If you are an advisor and wish to reserve a room here, please e-mail KSBNDCC@indiana.edu so that we can assist in the process. If rooms are no longer available at the Biddle Hotel or you wish to stay elsewhere, several options located near campus are listed below.
- Spring Hill Suites by Marriott Downtown: 812-337-7772
- Hilton Garden Inn: 812-331-1335