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There are 3 ways to get from Joliet to Valparaiso University by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Joliet to LaSalle Street Ri
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park Ssl

2 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Living Water Community Church PnR to Monroe between Dearborn/State 850
  2. Take the bus from Chicago to Burns Harbor, IN Chicago / ...

Drive  •  1h 16m

  1. Drive from Joliet to Valparaiso University 65 miles
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The cheapest way to get from Joliet to Valparaiso University is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Joliet to Valparaiso University is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 16m.

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The distance between Joliet and Valparaiso University is 54 miles. The road distance is 65 miles.

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The best way to get from Joliet to Valparaiso University without a car is to train which takes 4h and costs $60 - $75.

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It takes approximately 4h to get from Joliet to Valparaiso University, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Joliet to Valparaiso University is to train which takes 4h and costs $60 - $75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $130 and takes 5h 20m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Joliet to Valparaiso University is 65 miles. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Joliet to Valparaiso University.

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  • Distance: 54.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h

What companies run services between Joliet, IL, USA and Valparaiso University, IN, USA?

You can take a train from Joliet to Valparaiso University via LaSalle Street, Van Buren St., and Dune Park in around 4h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Joliet to Valparaiso University via Lily Cache Ln & Brookview Ln, Living Water Community Church PnR, Monroe between Dearborn/State, Adams & State, Harrison & Jefferson, Chicago, and Burns Harbor, IN in around 5h 20m.

Train operators
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metra.com
Train from Joliet to LaSalle Street
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Metra
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.com
Bus operators
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Living Water Community Church PnR to Monroe between Dearborn/State
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
pacebus.com

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