There are 10 ways to get from Purdue University to Novi by train, bus, shuttle, car or plane

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Train via Ann Arbor Amtrak  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Cardinal / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Ann Arbor Amtrak Wolverine

$129 - $261

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Bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il 4970
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Dearborn Amtrak, Mi 5508

$63 - $137

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Bus, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il 4970
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Royal Oak Amtrak Wolverine

$81 - $201

Train  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Cardinal / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Royal Oak Amtrak Wolverine

$91 - $228

Shuttle, bus  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Lafayette, IN to Indianapolis International Airport
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI Cincinnati / ...

$64 - $120

Drive  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Purdue University to Novi 321.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly from Indianapolis, line 275 bus, line 330 bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Detroit (DTW) IND - DTW
  2. Take the line 275 bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne
  3. Take the line 330 bus from Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se to Grand River & Haggerty Ns

$245 - $435

Bus to Chicago Midway, fly, line 275 bus, line 330 bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Detroit (DTW) MDW - DTW
  3. Take the line 275 bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne
  4. Take the line 330 bus from Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se to Grand River & Haggerty Ns

$159 - $331

Fly from Chicago O'Hare, line 275 bus, line 330 bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Detroit (DTW) ORD - DTW
  2. Take the line 275 bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne
  3. Take the line 330 bus from Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se to Grand River & Haggerty Ns

$178 - $378

Bus, train to South Bend, fly  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, IN to Gary, IN
  2. Take the train from Gary Metro Center to South Bend Airport
  3. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Detroit (DTW) SBN - DTW

$211 - $965

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The cheapest way to get from Purdue University to Novi is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Purdue University to Novi is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 20 min.

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The distance between Purdue University and Novi is 229 miles. The road distance is 321.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Novi without a car is to train which takes 9 h 2 min and costs $120 - $270.

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It takes approximately 9 h 2 min to get from Purdue University to Novi, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to Novi is to train which takes 9 h 2 min and costs $120 - $270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $60 - $140 and takes 9 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Indianapolis Airport to Detroit Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purdue University to Novi is 322 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to drive from Purdue University to Novi.

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Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to Detroit Airport.

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There are 91+ hotels available in Novi. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 229.3 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Purdue University to Novi via Lafayette Amtrak, Chicago Union Station, and Ann Arbor Amtrak in around 9 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Purdue University to Novi via Lafayette, Chicago, Il, Dearborn Amtrak, Mi, Dearborn Transit Center, Michigan & Outer Drive, Outer Drive & Michigan, 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne, and Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se in around 9 h 54 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from South Bend to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Detroit via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Detroit
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
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
Train from Chicago Union Station to Ann Arbor Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Chicago Union Station to Royal Oak Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$230 - $330
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Gary Metro Center to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Chicago, Il to Dearborn Amtrak, Mi
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.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
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Detroit, MI
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN to Gary, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Book at
hoosierride.com
Southeast Michigan SMART
Phone
+1 866-962-5515
Website
smartbus.org
Bus from Outer Drive & Michigan to 7 Mile Rd & Grand River Ne
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org
Bus from Grand River + 7 Mile Rd Se to Grand River & Haggerty Ns
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
smartbus.org

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