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Driving Directions

Here you will find driving directions to the Indianapolis Center from Muncie, home of Ball State University, and the Indianapolis International Airport. To obtain custom directions from an online source, use the following address: 50 South Meridian, Indianapolis, IN 46204.

Driving Directions from Muncie
Driving from Muncie to the Indianapolis Center usually takes between 1.25 to 1.5 hours (allow more time if traveling during morning or evening commute periods).

  • Take I-69 South.
  • I-69 South ends at I-465 (beltway), but the roadway becomes Binford Boulevard. Continue straight on I-69 onto Binford Boulevard (do not exit onto I-465).
  • Continue south on Binford Boulevard. After about 5.5 miles, it will turn into Fall Creek Parkway. Continue about another 2.5 miles. You will pass the Indiana State Fairgrounds on your right.
  • When you get to Capitol Avenue (just past Ivy Tech), turn left (south).
  • Continue south through downtown until Maryland Street (just past the Indiana State Capitol).
  • Turn left (east) on Maryland Street. The Ball State Indianapolis Center will be on your left just before Meridian Street.

Returning to Muncie

  • Depending on where you parked, you will need to go north on either Illinois Street, Meridian Street, or Delaware Street.
  • Drive north out of downtown until you hit Fall Creek Parkway. Turn right (east).
  • Continue on Fall Creek Parkway. After the Indiana State Fairgrounds, the road will turn into Binford Boulevard.
  • Binford Boulevard will turn into I-69.
  • Continue on I-69 north to the Muncie exits.

Driving Directions from the Indianapolis International Airport
There are two easy ways to get from the airport to downtown Indianapolis.

Main Route

  • Take Airport Expressway to I-70 east.
  • On I-70, take Exit 79B and stay to the left for Illinois Street.
  • Proceed north for 1 mile on Illinois Street.
  • Turn right (east) on Maryland Street at Circle Centre Mall.
  • The Ball State Indianapolis Center will be on your left, just before Meridian Street.

Alternate Route

  • From the airport, take Girls School Road north. (Girls School Road terminates at the north end of the airport loop road; don't take the turns for the interstates).
  • At Washington Street, turn right (east) and follow Washington Street for about 6 miles to downtown.
  • When you enter downtown and cross the White River, Washington Street eastbound is directed onto Maryland Street. Continue straight on Maryland Street.
  • The Ball State Indianapolis Center will be on your left, just before Meridian Street.