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There are 5 ways to get from Frankfort to Lafayette by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfort, KY to Louisville, KY Lexington
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Lafayette, IN Louisville

$73 - $102

4 alternative options

Bus, train via Louisville, KY  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Frankfort, KY to Louisville, KY
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis
  3. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station

$73 - $123

Bus, train  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Frankfort, KY to Louisville, KY
  2. Take the bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN
  3. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station

$90 - $142

Drive  •  3h 50m

  1. Drive from Frankfort to Lafayette 228.3 miles

$22 - $35

Fly, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Lexington (LEX) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LEX - ORD
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station

$271 - $761

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfort to Lafayette is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfort to Lafayette is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3h 50m.

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The distance between Frankfort and Lafayette is 188 miles. The road distance is 228.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Frankfort to Lafayette without a car is to bus which takes 7h 52m and costs $70 - $110.

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from Frankfort to Lafayette, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Lexington Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 33m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfort to Lafayette is 228 miles. It takes approximately 3h 50m to drive from Frankfort to Lafayette.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Lexington Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Frankfort to Lexington Airport is to taxi which takes 32m and costs $65 - $85.

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Map of how to get from Frankfort to Lafayette.
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  • Distance: 187.9 miles
  • Duration: 7h 52m

What companies run services between Frankfort, KY, USA and Lafayette, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Frankfort to Lafayette via Frankfort, KY and Louisville, KY in around 7h 52m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Lexington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Lexington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once 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
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Frankfort, KY to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
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Bus from Louisville, KY to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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Bus from Louisville, KY to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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hoosierride.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Louisville, KY to Delaware St & Market St Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
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megabus.com

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