Indianapolis Journals

You'll Need a Car

A January 2007 trip to Indianapolis by Newby

Quote: Transportation troubles...

You'll Need a Car


Quick Tips: Best Way To Get Around: There isn't any.If, like me, you prefer to do your traveling without being burdened by driving a car in an unfamiliar city, choose a different destination. Indianapolis has for some decades now had probably the worst bus system of any city its size in the country. This is not my opinion--the statistics bear it out. Many buses run only once per hour, some less than that, and service is almost non-existent after dark. Routes are byzantine and transfers impossible. The bus system recently had a financial crisis because nobody was using this impossible-to-use system, and the city responded by eliminating more routes. This is a hardship for touris...Read More