There are 7 ways to get from Pittsburgh to Purdue University by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Indianapolis  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Indianapolis (IND) PIT - IND

$180 - $330

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lafayette

$69 - $160

5 alternative options

Fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) PIT - ORD

$182 - $462

Fly to Chicago Midway, shuttle  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Pittsburgh (PIT) to Chicago Midway (MDW) PIT - MDW
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Lafayette, IN

$206 - $392

Bus, shuttle  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis International Airport to Lafayette, IN

$80 - $136

Train  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak Capitol Limited
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak Cardinal / ...

$113 - $286

Drive  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Pittsburgh to Purdue University 422.5 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pittsburgh to Purdue University is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pittsburgh to Purdue University is to fly which costs $180 - $330 and takes 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Pittsburgh and Purdue University is 366 miles. The road distance is 422.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Pittsburgh to Purdue University, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Pittsburgh, PA, USA and Purdue University, IN, USA?

OneJet flies from Pittsburgh to Purdue University once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pittsburgh to Purdue University via Columbus, Oh, Cincinnati, Oh, and Lafayette in around 11 h 31 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago O'Hare via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Pittsburgh to Chicago Midway via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
OneJet
Website
onejet.com
Flights from Pittsburgh to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Pittsburgh Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Room
$320 - $440
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Lafayette Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
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
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Book at
lafayettelimo.ontimereservations.com
Shuttle from Indianapolis International Airport to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Lafayette
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Barons Bus
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Richmond, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Schedules at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Richmond, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
baronsbus.com

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