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There are 4 ways to get from Bloomington to Purdue University by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN to Lafayette, IN Louisville

$36 - $47

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis, IN Terre Haute / ...
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station Hoosier State / ...

$52 - $86

Drive  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Bloomington to Purdue University 111 miles

$10 - $16

Shuttle  •  4h 33m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis International Airport, IN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis International Airport to Lafayette, IN

$47 - $115

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The cheapest way to get from Bloomington to Purdue University is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Bloomington to Purdue University is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 2h 9m.

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The distance between Bloomington and Purdue University is 90 miles. The road distance is 111 miles.

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The best way to get from Bloomington to Purdue University without a car is to bus which takes 3h 34m and costs $35 - $50.

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It takes approximately 3h 34m to get from Bloomington to Purdue University, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bloomington to Purdue University is 111 miles. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Bloomington to Purdue University.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Purdue University. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bloomington to Purdue University.
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  • Distance: 90.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Bloomington, IN, USA and Purdue University, IN, USA?

Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Bloomington to Purdue University once daily. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Bloomington, IN to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bloomington Shuttle
Website
bloomingtonshuttle.com
Shuttle from Bloomington, IN to Indianapolis International Airport, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $90
Schedules at
goexpresstravel.com
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Indianapolis International Airport to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com

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