Throughout October try carpooling, taking the bus, biking, walking or vanpooling.

You can save money, reduce stress, burn calories, recapture some time, and win great prizes.

Enter to win each time you use alternative transportation throughout the month—just log your commutes.

Find our winners by clicking here!

Check out the Commute Calendar!

Commuter Selfie Contest

Post a selfie while commuting with the #IndyCommute hashtag on the Commuter Connect Facebook or Twitter pages, and you’ll be eligible for weekly drawings for gift cards. Drawings will be held each week of the Commuter Challenge .

How the Commuter Challenge works

Step 1

Login or register for a free Commuter Connect account

Step 2

Go to the Commute Calendar

Step 3

Log the date and how you got to work

Step 4

Automatically be entered for chance to win

Weekly prize drawings will be held in October, so continue to take and log alternative trips throughout the month. See the official Commuter Challenge rules.


Mobile RemindersHave a Smartphone?

Time Saving Tip

Set weekly text or email reminders on Friday to log your commute for the whole week in < 1 minute.

Set Commute Report Reminders: Make the process even easier by signing up for Commute Report Reminders. Click Commute Reminders and New Match Alerts after logging in. With this feature, you can activate reminders via email or a text message. After logging in, the link goes directly to a page to report your commute—it saves you a step!

Reminders can be set daily or weekly.


New to Ridesharing?

We have all the tools to help you get started.
  • Our ridematching service offers is a simple and secure way to find carpool and vanpool partners and even people who are willing to be a biking buddy.
  • Determine your cost savings with the Commute Cost Calculator.
  • Use IndyGo’s Trip Planner to find which bus is right for you.
  • Never be stranded with our Emergency Ride Home. If you carpool, vanpool, take the bus, walk or bike more than three times a week, you have a built-in safety net when there’s an emergency (some restrictions apply).

Check Out Our Winners!

Week 1 (Oct 1 - Oct 7)

Bus Rider                         Cheryl H. rides Hamilton County Express to the Hamilton County Govt. Center                              
Bicycle/Walk                    Jon B. bikes to the Indiana State Govt. Center                    
Carpool/Vanpool              Ireina F. carpools to the Indiana State Govt. Center                 

Week 2 (Oct 8 - Oct 14)

Bus Rider                         Sharmine S. rides IndyGo to the Indiana State Govt. Center                   
Bicycle/Walk                    Alex M. bikes to Angie's List                    
Carpool/Vanpool              Steve B. carpools from Franklin to the Indiana State Govt. Center                

Week 3 (Oct 15 - Oct 21)

Bus Rider                         Melissa C. rides IndyGo to Eli Lilly
Bicycle/Walk                    Trena R. bikes to Bohlsen Group             
Carpool/Vanpool              Kim M. carpools from Fishers to WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff             

Week 4 (Oct 22 - Oct 28)

Bus Rider                         Deborah M. rides IndyGo from Greenwood to Faegre Baker & Daniels                  
Bicycle/Walk                    Beth V. bikes to the Indiana State Museum               
Carpool/Vanpool              Cinda W. carpools from Indy to City Securities              

Month of October Winners
  • $500 Gift Card:                      Lisa B.carpools from Whiteland to Barnes & Thornburg
  • Apple iPad Air 2:                   Ellen P. walks to the Indiana State Govt. Center
  • Colts at Packers                   Willis B. carpools from West Lafayette to Eli Lilly   
  • $100 Gift Card:                      Jon. C. rides IndyGo to the Steak 'n Shake Corporate Office            
  • $100 Gift Card:                      Erica K. carpools to Faegre Baker & Daniels            
  • $50 Panera Bread Gift Card:   Trevor E. bikes to Rolls-Royce    
  • $50 Panera Bread Gift Card:   Terry O. rides IndyGo to the U.S Bankruptcy Court
  • $50 Meijer Gift Card:              Eric M. bikes from Greenwood to OneAmerica             .
  • $50 Meijer Gift Card:              Michelle W. carpools to Angie's List             
  • $25 Starbucks Gift Card:        Ken B. bikes to IUPUI School of Dentistry            
  • $25 Starbucks Gift Card:        Louise W. carpools to IUPUI          

Grand Prize: $500 VISA Giftcard

Grand Prize (Three Winners)
  • $500 Gift Card
  • Apple iPad
  • Colts at Packers (at Lambeau Field)
Runner-Up Prizes
  • Two $100 Gift Cards
  • Two $50 Panera Bread Gift Cards
  • Two $50 Meijer Gift Cards
  • Two $25 Starbucks Gift Cards
Weekly Prizes
  • IndyGo 31-day pass (or equivalent, local bus system pass)
  • $50 gas card for carpools and/or vanpools
  • $50 bike shop or sporting goods store gift card