There are 8 ways to get from Manhattan to West Lafayette by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly New York La Guardia to Indianapolis, bus  •  6h

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Indianapolis (IND) LGA - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis Airport to Purdue Memorial Union

$95 - $365

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Fly Newark to Indianapolis, bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Indianapolis (IND) EWR - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis Airport to Purdue Memorial Union

$88 - $600

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Fly New York JFK to Indianapolis, bus  •  6h 16m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Indianapolis (IND) JFK - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis Airport to Purdue Memorial Union

$151 - $474

Fly New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare, shuttle  •  8h 20m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LGA - ORD
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago - OHare Airport to West Lafayette - Purdue Memorial Union

$95 - $358

Fly New York La Guardia to Chicago Midway, train  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Chicago Midway (MDW) LGA - MDW
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station

$132 - $7,560

Bus  •  17h 26m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Lafayette Amtrak Station

$103 - $133

Train  •  25h 59m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station Cardinal

$103 - $153

Drive  •  13h 14m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to West Lafayette 780.9 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to West Lafayette is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 13h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to West Lafayette is to fly and bus which costs $95 - $370 and takes 6h.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to West Lafayette station. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Lafayette Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 59m.

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The distance between Manhattan and West Lafayette is 683 miles. The road distance is 780.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to West Lafayette without a car is to bus which takes 17h 26m and costs $100 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6h to get from Manhattan to West Lafayette, including transfers.

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Manhattan to West Lafayette train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to West Lafayette is to bus which takes 17h 26m and costs $100 - $140. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $160 and takes 25h 59m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Indianapolis Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 19m.

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Manhattan to West Lafayette train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Lafayette Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Manhattan to West Lafayette.
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  • Distance: 682.7 miles
  • Duration: 6h

What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and West Lafayette, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Manhattan to West Lafayette via Canal St, New York, NY, and Cincinnati, OH in around 17h 26m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from New York Penn Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station 3 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 24h 50m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Newark to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from New York JFK to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from New York JFK to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Indianapolis via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Newark to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Indianapolis via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Indianapolis via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $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 Chicago Union Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Train from New York Penn Station to Lafayette Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
24h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $320
Bus operators
Reindeer Shuttle
Website
reindeershuttle.com
Bus from Indianapolis Airport to Purdue Memorial Union
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
reindeershuttle.com
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Shuttle from Chicago - OHare Airport to West Lafayette - Purdue Memorial Union
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
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SkyHorse / Jaguar
Phone
+1 917.288.6888
Email
vaseagull@gotobus.com
Website
skyhorsebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH to Lafayette Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to West Lafayette is 781 miles. It takes approximately 13h 14m to drive from Manhattan to West Lafayette.

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Air Canada, American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Indianapolis Airport.

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There are 33+ hotels available in West Lafayette. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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