Travel from Purdue-University to Michigan-State-University

Bus or train from Purdue University to Michigan State University?

Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Purdue University to Michigan State University twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. 3 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Purdue University to Michigan State University once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min. Amtrak also services this route once daily.

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How to get from Purdue University to Michigan State University

From Purdue University taxi to Lafayette, IN, bus to Gary, IN, bus to CATA Trans Center, line 01 bus to EBD Gr. River Ave past Division St, then walk to Michigan State University. 7 h 2 min $95. From Purdue University taxi to Lafayette Amtrak, train to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, train to East Lansing Amtrak, then walk to Michigan State University. 8 h 38 min $135. From Purdue University walk to Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall, bus to Oakbrook. IL - Mall, walk to Ring Rd./Stop Sign/Macy's, line 301 bus to Forest Park, subway to LaSalle, walk to Chicago Union Station Amtrak, train to East Lansing Amtrak, then walk to Michigan State University. 8 h 57 min $104. From Purdue University walk to Purdue Wiley Hall, bus to O'Hare, subway to Madison & Dearborn/State, line 60 bus to Chicago, IL, bus to Kalamazoo, bus to Brody Complex, line 31 bus to EBD Auditorium before Farm Ln, then walk to Michigan State University. 13 h 26 min $117. From Purdue University drive to Michigan State University. 4 h 39 min $33. From Purdue University walk to Lafayette, IN, shuttle to Chicago O'Hare airport, fly to Lansing airport, line 14 bus to CATA Trans Center, line 01 bus to EBD Gr. River Ave past Division St, then walk to Michigan State University. 5 h 51 min $334. From Purdue University walk to Lafayette, IN, shuttle to Indianapolis airport, fly to Detroit airport, bus to East Lansing Marriott, then walk to Michigan State University. 8 h 6 min $334. From Purdue University walk to Lafayette, IN, shuttle to Chicago O'Hare Airport, bus to Chicago Midway airport, fly to Flint airport, bus to East Lansing, MI, then walk to Michigan State University. 7 h 23 min $298.
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    Purdue University to Michigan State University:

    1. Trip:
      1 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $66 - $123
      • Duration: 7 h 2 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $79 - $196
      • Duration: 8 h 38 min
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      • One-Way approx: USD $63 - $141
      • Duration: 8 h 57 min
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      4 Bus via Kalamazoo
      • One-Way approx: USD $96 - $141
      • Duration: 13 h 26 min
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      5 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $27 - $40
      • Duration: 4 h 39 min
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      6 Shuttle to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Lansing
      • One-Way approx: USD $184 - $764
      • Duration: 5 h 51 min
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        6 Shuttle to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Lansing
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      7 Shuttle to Indianapolis, fly to Detroit, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $260 - $462
      • Duration: 8 h 6 min
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        • Duration: 8 h 6 min
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      8 Shuttle to Chicago Midway, fly to Flint, bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $179 - $377
      • Duration: 7 h 23 min
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        • Duration: 7 h 23 min
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