There are 6 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak Cardinal / ...

$40 - $89

5 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare T5 to Purdue Wiley Hall

$67 - $73

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University 123 miles

$12 - $18

Fly from Chicago Midway  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Indianapolis (IND) MDW - IND

$108 - $284

Fly from Chicago O'Hare  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indianapolis (IND) ORD - IND

$105 - $255

Shuttle  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago O'Hare T5 to West Lafayette - Purdue West Plaza

$64 - $90

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University is to drive which takes 2 h 10 min and costs $12 - $18.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and Purdue University is 166 km. The road distance is 197 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University. However, there are services departing from Chicago, IL - Midway International Airport and arriving at Purdue Wiley Hall via Chicago O'Hare T5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and Purdue University, IN, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, Reindeer Shuttle operates a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to Purdue University 3 times a day. Tickets cost $53 and the journey takes 4 h 26 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $290
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$160 - $240
Bus operators
Reindeer Shuttle
Website
reindeershuttle.com
Bus from Chicago O'Hare T5 to Purdue Wiley Hall
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
reindeershuttle.com
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Shuttle from Chicago O'Hare T5 to West Lafayette - Purdue West Plaza
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Chicago O'Hare T5 to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Book at
lafayettelimo.ontimereservations.com

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