There are 4 ways to get from Indianapolis to West Lafayette by bus, train, car or shuttle
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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Indianapolis, IN and arriving at Lafayette, IN. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Indianapolis Amtrak and arriving at Lafayette Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 33 min.
The distance between Indianapolis and West Lafayette is 61 miles. The road distance is 65.5 miles.
The best way to get from Indianapolis to West Lafayette without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .
The bus from Indianapolis, IN to Lafayette, IN takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs twice daily.
Indianapolis to West Lafayette bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from Indianapolis, IN station.
Indianapolis to West Lafayette train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Indianapolis Amtrak station.
The best way to get from Indianapolis to West Lafayette is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 1 h 33 min.
Indianapolis to West Lafayette bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Lafayette, IN station.
Indianapolis to West Lafayette train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lafayette Amtrak station.
What companies run services between Indianapolis, IN, USA and West Lafayette, IN, USA?
Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Indianapolis to West Lafayette twice daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Indianapolis to West Lafayette once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min.
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.
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 33 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- $27 - $55
- Coach Seat
- $27 - $40
- Flexi Coach Seat
- $45 - $70
- Business Coach Seat
- $40 - $55
- $150 - $210
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Lafayette, IN
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h 15 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $19 - $25
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Yes, the driving distance between Indianapolis to West Lafayette is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Indianapolis to West Lafayette.
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