Rule your rush hour.

Weekday Service connecting downtown Indianapolis with Fishers and Carmel

 

Commuters: Take back an hour of your day on the Indy Express Bus from Carmel or Fishers to downtown. Thanks to free Wi-Fi and all the comforts of a Miller Transportation motorcoach, you can relax, read, work, sleep, text or whatever else you want while we do the driving.

Rule Your Rush Hour


Service to downtown Indianapolis

Buses leave from park-and-ride lots in Fishers and Carmel and make stops downtown, including IUPUI.

Get Urgent Service Advisories on Your Phone!

Text this message to 40404: Follow @IndyExpressBus This enables your phone to receive Indy Express Bus tweets from Twitter as text messages. Indy Express Bus will tweet about significant delays, weather-related cancellations and other urgent passenger information. You may follow @IndyExpressBus on Twitter to receive the same tweets.

Carmel schedule and route map (Please follow link on left side bar)

Fishers schedule and route map  (Please follow link on left side bar)

The $5 one-way fare can be paid to the driver in cash. Exact change is required.  Single-trip, 10-trip ($50) or the $150 calendar-month unlimited-trip passes can be purchased online. Use the buttons below and present your printed receipt to the bus driver to obtain your pass. You must be able to print from your computer at the time of your purchase.  

Calendar-month passes may be used within 1 calendar month.  For example, the April pass is used April 1 through April 30.

Buy your calendar-month Indy Express Bus pass with a commuter spending account here.

As of January 1, 2014, the limit on the amount of wages that you can set aside pre-tax to purchase a transit pass will go down to $130.  This limit is established by US law.  To buy the $150 calendar-month Indy Express Bus pass with a debit card associated with a commuter spending account, you must complete two separate transactions.  Take these steps to buy your pass:

1. Use the following button to pay $130 toward your pass using your commuter spending account card.  Print and save the receipt.

2. Use the following button to pay the $20 balance using your own credit or debit card.  Print and save the receipt.

3. Present both receipts to the bus driver.  You will exchange the two receipts for your pass. 

Carmel Connector

The Carmel Connector provides transit access to places of employment in Carmel, including West Carmel.  The Carmel Connectors meet up with IndyGo at Nora Plaza (86th at the Monon Trail) and St. Vincent Hospital (Harcourt Drive).  For routes and schedules, visit www.carmelconnector.com or call (317) 327-RIDE.

Answers to some common questions about Indy Express Bus are contained in this FAQ document.  Reverse commute service to Fishers was discontinued in July 2013. 

Emergency Ride Home

Indy Express Bus riders employed by participating companies may be eligible for the Emergency Ride Home (ERH) benefit if they need a ride home because of an emergency. The benefit is available to registered commuters using the bus an average of 3 or more days per week. Sign up and get more information.

Please note that it will take one business day before you will have access to the ERH benefit. If you are already registered with Commuter Connect, and need to use the ERH benefit, login here.

Download the Emergency Ride Home brochure (PDF).

Questions? We’re happy to help!

Email info@cirta.us or call (317) 327-7433.

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