There are 7 ways to get from Boston to West Lafayette by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Map of how to get from Boston to West Lafayette.
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  • Distance: 835.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 35 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and West Lafayette, IN, USA?

You can take a train from Boston to West Lafayette via Chicago Union Station Amtrak in around 25 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to West Lafayette via New York, NY and Indianapolis in around 26 h 2 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Baltimore
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Chicago Midway
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway
Avg. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Baltimore
Avg. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Avg. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Avg. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis
Avg. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Boston to Indianapolis via Detroit
Avg. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Avg. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago Midway via Toronto Island
Avg. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare
Avg. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Boston to Chicago O'Hare via Toronto
Avg. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Avg. Duration
21 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
Avg. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Train from New York Penn Station to Lafayette Amtrak
Avg. Duration
24 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Business Coach Seat
$280 - $390
Room
$500 - $750
Amtrak Acela Express
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Avg. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
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Coach
$75 - $160
Business Class
$110 - $200
First Class
$291
Bus operators
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Indianapolis International Airport to Lafayette, IN
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Chicago O'Hare T5 to Lafayette, IN
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
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Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York, NY
Avg. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New York, NY to Indianapolis, IN
Avg. Duration
18 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Indianapolis to Lafayette
Avg. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
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Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $29

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to West Lafayette?

The distance between Boston and West Lafayette is 1337 km. The road distance is 1606 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to West Lafayette?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to West Lafayette is to drive which costs $120 and takes 16 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to West Lafayette?

The quickest way to get from Boston to West Lafayette is to fly and shuttle which takes 6 h 35 min and costs $230.

Is there a direct train between Boston and West Lafayette?

No, there is no direct train from Boston to West Lafayette. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Lafayette Amtrak via Chicago Union Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 52 min.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and West Lafayette?

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to West Lafayette. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Lafayette via New York, NY and Indianapolis. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to West Lafayette?

It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Boston to West Lafayette, including transfers.