There are 4 ways to get from Purdue University to Hammond by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, IN to Gary, IN Louisville / ...

$38 - $52

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 46 min

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

$47 - $96

Drive  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Purdue University to Hammond 99.2 miles

$9 - $14

Shuttle, bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from West Lafayette - Purdue West Plaza to Chicago O'Hare T5
  2. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare T5 to Highland, IN O´hare-Notre Dame / ...

$69 - $91

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The cheapest way to get from Purdue University to Hammond is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purdue University to Hammond is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1 h 42 min.

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The distance between Purdue University and Hammond is 86 miles. The road distance is 99.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Hammond without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $35 - $55.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Purdue University to Hammond, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Hammond is to bus which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $35 - $55. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $45 - $100 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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Hammond is 1 h behind Purdue University. It is currently 4:17 AM in Purdue University and 3:17 AM in Hammond.

Yes, the driving distance between Purdue University to Hammond is 99 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to drive from Purdue University to Hammond.

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There are 87+ hotels available in Hammond. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purdue University to Hammond.
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  • Distance: 85.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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

Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Purdue University to Hammond twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Purdue University to Hammond once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min.

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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak 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
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
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
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
bus
Bus from Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport to Highland, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
airportsupersaver.com

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