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There are 5 ways to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, IL Bloomington, IN - Lafayette, IN - Chicago, IL
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station Capitol Limited / ...

$64 - $94

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Bus  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Gary, IN
  2. Take the bus from Gary to South Street Stationf - South Bend

$49 - $81

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Train  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Hoosier State / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station Capitol Limited / ...

$73 - $104

Bus via Bensenville  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Wiley Dining/RSC on Jischke Dr: BUS362 to Chicago O'Hare T5 Purdue
  2. Take the bus from Terminal 5, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Notre Dame Express Bus from ORD

Drive  •  2h 34m

  1. Drive from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame 114 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame. However, there are services departing from Wiley Dining/RSC on Jischke Dr: BUS362 and arriving at Notre Dame via Terminal 5, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 41m.

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The distance between Purdue University and University of Notre Dame is 96 miles. The road distance is 114 miles.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame without a car is to bus and train which takes 5h 20m and costs $60 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5h 20m to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame, including transfers.

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Purdue University to University of Notre Dame bus services, operated by Reindeer Shuttle, depart from Wiley Dining/RSC on Jischke Dr: BUS362 station.

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The best way to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame is to bus which takes 5h 29m and costs $45 - $85. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $110 and takes 7h 14m.

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Purdue University to University of Notre Dame bus services, operated by Royal Excursion, arrive at Notre Dame station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Purdue University to University of Notre Dame is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2h 34m to drive from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame.

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  • Distance: 95.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 20m

What companies run services between Purdue University, IN, USA and University of Notre Dame, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame via Jischke Dr & 3rd St, 2nd St & Main St, Lafayette Amtrak Station, Gary, and South Street Station in around 5h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame via Jischke Dr & 3rd St, 2nd St & Main St, Lafayette Amtrak Station, Chicago Union Station, and South Bend Amtrak Station in around 7h 14m.

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 South Bend Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Seat
$35 - $55
Train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Bus operators
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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ourbus.com
Amtrak Thruway

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Gary, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Reindeer Shuttle
Website
reindeershuttle.com
Bus from Wiley Dining/RSC on Jischke Dr: BUS362 to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
reindeershuttle.com
Royal Excursion
Phone
+1-574-257-8540
Website
royalexcursion.com
Bus from Terminal 5, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport to Notre Dame
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
royalexcursion.com
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royalexcursion.com

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