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Indiana University School of Dentistry (IUSD) is located at the corner of Barnhill Drive and Michigan Street on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus (IUPUI) in downtown Indianapolis, Indiana.  Vehicle access to the campus may be made from interstate highways, including I-65 and I-70, with Exits from North and South directions onto West Street/Martin Luther King Blvd.   Below are directions from every direction in the state.  We have also provided a campus map, hotel, airport and transportation links.

From Bloomington
From the Northwest
From the North
From the Northeast/East
From the Southeast/South
From the Southwest/West
Campus Map
Mapquest
Hotels
Airport
Transportation
Red Line

From Bloomington
Travel North on State Road 37 to either Southport Road or Edgewood Avenue (both precede the I-465 Bypass exchange #4) and turn Right (East).  Travel to Bluff Road and turn Left (North).  Travel several miles on Bluff Road - it becomes West Street, then Missouri Street, then back to West Street. Continue North on West Street to Michigan Street and turn Left (One Way West).  Travel in Right Lane Barnhill Drive.  Turn left on Barnhill Drive.  The school is located to your right.  Continue to the next stop sign (Vermont Street).  Turn left on Vermont Street and park in the Vermont Street Garage.

From the Northwest
Travel South on I-65 (from Chicago, IL) to Exit #114 (West Street/Martin Luther King Blvd (SR 421)).  Take West Street South through 10th, 9th and St. Clair St.(s) and Indiana Avenue, to Michigan Street and turn Right (One Way West). Travel in Right Lane to Barnhill Drive.  Turn left on Barnhill Drive.  The school is located to your right.  Continue to the next stop sign (Vermont Street).  Turn left on Vermont Street and park in the Vermont Street Garage.

From the North
Travel South from I-465 on Meridian Street (SR 31) approximately 80 blocks to Michigan Street (500 N. Meridian) and turn Right (One Way West).  Take Michigan Street through Illinois St., Capitol, Senate and Indiana Ave., and West Street.  Continue West on Michigan Street, traveling in Right Lane to Barnhill Drive.  Turn left on Barnhill Drive.  The school is located to your right.  Continue to the next stop sign (Vermont Street).  Turn left on Vermont Street and park in the Vermont Street Garage.

From the Northeast/East
Travel West from I-465 on I-70 (from Columbus, OH), taking Exit for I-65 North (to Chicago, IL).  Move into far Left Lane and take Exit #114 (West Street/Martin Luther King Blvd).  Take West Street South through 10th St., 9th St., St. Clair St. and Indiana Avenue, to Michigan Street and turn Right (One Way West).  Travel in Right Lane to Barnhill Drive.  Turn left on Barnhill Drive.  The school is located to your right.  Continue to the next stop sign (Vermont Street).  Turn left on Vermont Street and park in the Vermont Street Garage.

From the Southeast/South
Travel North from I-465 on I-65 (from Louisville, KY) to Exit for I-70 West (to St. Louis, MO).  Take Exit #79A (West Street/Missouri Street), traveling North through McCarty, Merrill, South, Maryland, Washington, Ohio, and New York Streets to Michigan Street and turn Left (One Way West).  Travel in Right Lane to Barnhill Drive.  Turn left on Barnhill Drive.  The school is located to your right.  Continue to the next stop sign (Vermont Street).  Turn left on Vermont Street and park in the Vermont Street Garage.

From the Southwest/West
Travel East from I-465 or the Indianapolis International Airport Expressway on I-70 (from St. Louis, MO) to Exit #79A (West Street/Missouri Street).  Travel North through McCarty, Merrill, South, Maryland, Washington, Ohio, and New York Street(s) to Michigan Street and turn Left (One Way West).  Travel in Right Lane to Barnhill Drive.  Turn left on Barnhill Drive.  The school is located to your right.  Continue to the next stop sign (Vermont Street).  Turn left on Vermont Street and park in the Vermont Street Garage.

Campus Map - IUSD is coded as "DS" on this map.

Mapquest - www.mapquest.com

Hotels

On Campus

Downtown (approximately 5 min. from the School of Dentistry)

Airport (approximately 20 min. from the School of Dentistry)

Indianapolis International Airport

  • For all airline information and ticket reservations call (317) 487-9594.

Transportation

  • Indy Connection, (shuttle service for transportation to either the School of Dentistry or your downtown hotel.), Phone: (317) 1-800-888-INDY
  • Car Rental, (all rental agencies are accessible from the Indianapolis International Airport.)
    • Alamo, Phone: (800) 327-9633
    • Avis, Phone: (800) 831-2847
    • Budget, Phone: (800) 527-0700
    • Dollar, Phone: (866) 434-2226
    • Hertz, Phone: (800) 654-3131
    • National, Phone: (800) 227-7368
    • Thrifty, Phone: (800) 847-4389

Red Line Downtown-IUPUI Circulator

A special bus service called the "Red Line" makes a loop every fifteen minutes from the IUPUI campus to several downtown venues.  This service runs from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday.  Look for the bus at these designated Red Line stops:  University Place Conference Center, IU Hospital, University Library, Cavanaugh Hall, IU Natatorium, NIFS, Herron School of Art and Design, and IU School of Law.  The closest stop to IUSD is Cavanaugh Hall – you will then need to walk from Cavanaugh Hall to the Dental School.

The bus will stop at these designated downtown venues:  Sheraton Indianapolis Hotel, Canal Walk, Indianapolis City Market, Wholesale District, Indiana Government Center, and Indiana History Center.  Cost:  Free