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There are 6 ways to get from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) by bus, train, car, shuttle or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall to Oakbrook. IL - Mall 530pu
  2. Take the bus from Oakbrook Mall to Chicago Midway Airport Chicago Area to Champaing SOUTH

$31 - $40

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Train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Cardinal / ...

$41 - $90

Bus, Airport SuperSaver  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Purdue Wiley Hall to Chicago O'Hare T5
  2. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Terminal 5, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Chicago Midway Airport O'hare-Midway

$66 - $78

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) 122.7 miles

$12 - $18

Shuttle, fly  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lafayette, IN to Indianapolis International Airport
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Chicago Midway (MDW) IND - MDW

$107 - $287

Shuttle, Airport SuperSaver  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from West Lafayette - Purdue West Plaza to Chicago O'Hare T5
  2. Take the Airport SuperSaver from Terminal 5, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Chicago Midway Airport O'hare-Midway

$65 - $91

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The cheapest way to get from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) is to drive which costs $12 - $18 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW). However, there are services departing from Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall and arriving at Chicago Midway Airport via Oakbrook Mall. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Purdue University and Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) is 104 miles. The road distance is 122.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 38 min and costs $30 - $40.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), including transfers.

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Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) bus services, operated by Suburban Express, depart from Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall station.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) is to bus which takes 3 h 38 min and costs $30 - $40. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $40 - $90 and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Indianapolis Airport to Chicago Midway Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) bus services, operated by Peoria Charter Coach Company, arrive at Chicago Midway Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW).
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  • Distance: 103.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 38 min

What companies run services between Purdue University, IN, USA and Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA?

You can take a bus from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) via Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall, Oakbrook. IL - Mall, and Oakbrook Mall in around 3 h 38 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
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 Lafayette Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 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
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall to Oakbrook. IL - Mall
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Oakbrook Mall to Chicago Midway Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Reindeer Shuttle
Website
reindeershuttle.com
Bus from Purdue Wiley Hall to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
reindeershuttle.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Terminal 5, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Chicago Midway Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
airportsupersaver.com
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Lafayette, IN to Indianapolis International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Lafayette, IN to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Book at
lafayettelimo.ontimereservations.com
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Shuttle from West Lafayette - Purdue West Plaza to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) is 1 h behind Purdue University. It is currently 9:36 AM in Purdue University and 8:36 AM in Chicago Midway Airport (MDW).

Yes, the driving distance between Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) is 123 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Purdue University to Chicago Midway Airport (MDW).

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Indianapolis Airport to Chicago Midway Airport.

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