Parking Options

FREE State Fair Park & Ride
When you park at Glendale Mall’s Rural Street lot, you can ride the Indiana State Fair shuttle for FREE! The shuttle runs every 20 minutes from 10AM to 11:45PM each day of the Fair.

Fairgrounds Parking
Parking is available on a first-come, first served basis inside the State Fairgrounds for $5/vehicle.  Visitors should enter through Gate 1 off 38th Street, Gate 6 off Fall Creek Parkway or Gate 10 off 42nd Street.

Ride Safe Indiana Motorcycle Parking Lot
Special designated Motorcycle Parking located in the infield on a first-served basis for $5/motorcycle.

State Fair E-Z Park
These $5 lots are located south of 38th Street across from the Main Gate and at the Indiana School for the Deaf on 42nd Street.

Indiana School for the Deaf Parking Lot Hours:

  • 6AM-9PM Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • 9AM-9PM Monday, Wednesday & Thursday

Accessible Parking
Accessible parking for persons with disabilities can be found just inside Gates 1, outside of 16, and in the Infield.

Pedal & Park
Save $1 off Fair admission when you bike to the State Fair and use one of the secured bike racks available on the Monon Trail at 38th Street. Bikers can enter the Fairgrounds through Gate 18 on the Monon Trail.


  • 10AM-9PM Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • 10AM-11PM Tuesday & Saturday

NEW riders get a FREE ride to the Fair using code StepRightUp (up to $10). Existing customers will receive a 20% discount on their ride using code StepRightUpIndiana.

IndyGo Public Transportation

IndyGo Routes 4 & 39 will bring you just steps away from the Indiana State Fairgrounds main entrance on 38th Street. Fare is $1.75 per ride or $4 for an all-day pass. Youth 18 and under and people 65 and older are eligible for reduced fare with proper ID. Plan your public transit trip to the Fair at