COVID-19 Travel Guide
Learn more ›

Buses from Indianapolis to Muncie

Lowest Prices

We partner with the top bus & train carriers to bring you the best deals.

No Wanderu Fees

Without any extra fees, we make it easy to book your tickets.

Best Travel Options

We help you find & compare the best buses & trains in one place.

Indianapolis - Muncie Bus Schedule

Find cheap rental carsFind great deals on cheap cars in the area.
RentalCars logotypeRentalCars logotype
from$30.00

Journey Information

There are 10 intercity buses per day from Indianapolis to Muncie. Traveling by bus from Indianapolis to Muncie usually takes around 2 hours and 19 minutes, but the fastest Miller Transportation bus can make the trip in just one hour and 45 minutes.

Distance50 mi (81 km)
Shortest duration1h 45m
Cheapest price$10.00
Trips per day8
Most frequent serviceMiller Transportation
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Indianapolis to Muncie

(Based on 3 ratings and reviews)

4.7

4.0

Robert

May 11, 2022- Visiting family

Miller Transportation

Was convienent and perfectly priced.

Was convienent and perfectly priced.

5.0

George

April 25, 2022- Solo travel

Miller Transportation

better under standing where you would be dropped off

better under standing where you would be dropped off

How much is a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Muncie?

$11.00 is the average price of a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Muncie. This is currently one of the best deals in bus travel. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

$15$10$5JunJul

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Indianapolis to Muncie is expected to range from $12 to $14. If you are looking to travel to Muncie within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $13. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $12 and can be found on July 19, 2022.

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5JASONDJFMAMJ
Traveling from Indianapolis to Muncie by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $13 whenever you decide to travel.

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Most bus companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your bus tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap bus tickets is to book at least 26 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save $3.81 on your bus ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What bus companies travel from Indianapolis to Muncie?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Indianapolis to Muncie. Miller Transportation connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Miller Transportation102h 19m$13.61
  • Miller Transportation

    Miller Transportation

    Miller Transportation, through its popular bus service Hoosier Ride, connects a number of cities across six states in the Midwest via intercity bus travel. Miller buses keep you connected throughout your journey with free WiFi and power outlets on board. The carrier is consistently rated well for on-time bus arrivals. The trip from Indianapolis to Muncie usually lasts 2 hours and 19 minutes on Miller Transportation, and ticket prices start at $10.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Indianapolis to Muncie during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Indianapolis to Muncie?

The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 19 minutes to cover the 50 miles from Indianapolis to Muncie. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 45 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Because many passengers travel from Indianapolis to Muncie at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Muncie, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Indianapolis?

The first bus leaves at 9:00am and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Indianapolis to Muncie, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Indianapolis to Muncie every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 8 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Indianapolis

Indianapolis, or often referred to as just Indy, is the capital and largest city in the state of Indiana. While the city attracts thousands of visitors from the area every month, it is during Memorial Day weekend that Indianapolis becomes the place to be for over 300,000 race car fans from all over the globe. The reason for that is the Indianapolis 500, an annual automobile race and the world’s largest single day sporting event, taking place at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

If you’re not in Indianapolis for Memorial Day weekend, you can learn about the race and see a rare collection of 500 Indy race vehicles and memorabilia at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum. And while you’re on a history streak, stop by at one of the many war memorials found throughout the city, like the Soldiers and Sailors monument, the World War II memorial, and the Indiana War Memorial where you must check out the Shrine Room for a stunning one-of-a-kind experience.

Over the past few years, Indianapolis has also been cultivating a vibrant restaurant scene, offering classic American dishes made with ingredients from local farmers, and a growing selection of international cuisine. If you’re a beer fan, you will be happy to know that Indianapolis has some of the highest quality breweries in the U.S.

Located in the heart of America’s Midwest, Indianapolis offers easy connections by bus and train to other Midwestern hubs like Chicago, Louisville, and Cincinnati, while the conveniently located airport connects Indy with the rest of the world.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Indianapolis?

Main departure station: Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr

Indianapolis has two bus stations with service to Muncie.

All bus stations in Indianapolis:

  • Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr

  • 350 S Illinois St

Where does the bus arrive in Muncie?

Main arrival station: 113 W Main St

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Muncie.

All bus stations in Muncie:

  • 113 W Main St

  • Ball State University

Need a return trip from Muncie to Indianapolis?

Search Bus Tickets

Plan your next adventure

Wanderu is the simplest way to book bus and train travel.

With just a quick search on Wanderu, you can compare bus and train schedules and prices from hundreds of travel companies in one convenient place to find the trip that works best for you. Wanderu’s simple checkout process makes it easy to book cheap bus and train tickets hassle-free and with no additional fees. Most importantly, as Wanderu is an official partner of all leading bus and train companies, we always have the best bus and train deals out there.

Book buses and trains on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

iPhone
Android
Available on iOS & Android