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There are 8 ways to get from Purdue University to Kent State University by shuttle, plane, taxi, 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

Shuttle to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Akron  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Akron (CAK) ORD - CAK

$295 - $610

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh 4511
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, OH to Akron, OH Cinncinati,OH-Buffalo

$100 - $166

6 alternative options

Shuttle to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Cleveland, taxi  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Cleveland (CLE) ORD - CLE
  3. Take a taxi from Cleveland to Kent State University

$280 - $680

Shuttle to Chicago Midway, fly to Cleveland, taxi  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Cleveland (CLE) MDW - CLE
  3. Take a taxi from Cleveland to Kent State University

$284 - $679

Bus, train  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il 4970
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station Capitol Limited / ...

$142 - $282

Train, taxi  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak Station
  3. Take a taxi from Cleveland Amtrak Station to Kent State University

$204 - $376

Shuttle, bus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lafayette, IN to Indianapolis International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to University of Cincinnati
  3. Take the bus from University of Cincinnati, OH to Akron, OH

$110 - $151

Drive  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Purdue University to Kent State University 377.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Purdue University to Kent State University is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purdue University to Kent State University is to shuttle and fly which costs $290 - $650 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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The distance between Purdue University and Kent State University is 298 miles. The road distance is 377.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Kent State University without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 47 min and costs $100 - $170.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Purdue University to Kent State University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Akron Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 18 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purdue University to Kent State University is 377 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to drive from Purdue University to Kent State University.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Akron Airport.

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There are 45+ hotels available in Kent State University. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Purdue University to Kent State University.
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  • Distance: 298 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Purdue University, IN, USA and Kent State University, OH, USA?

You can take a bus from Purdue University to Kent State University via Lafayette, Cincinnati, Oh, Cincinnati, OH, and Akron, OH in around 10 h 47 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Akron
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
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 Cleveland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Flexi Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Room
$260 - $360
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
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
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 Lafayette, IN to Indianapolis International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Cincinnati, OH to Akron, OH
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from University of Cincinnati, OH to Akron, OH
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Book at
baronsbus.com
Megabus
Other operators
Taxi from Cleveland to Kent State University
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
ABC Taxi Company
Phone
+1 216-651-7777
Website
abctaxillc.com
Ace Taxi
Phone
+1 216-361-4700
Website
acetaxi.com

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