There are 6 ways to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. 4970
  2. Ssl

$51 - $88

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Cardinal / ...
  2. Lake Shore Limited / ...

$82 - $164

Bus via Oakbrook Mall  •  7 h 19 min

  1. 530pu

$59 - $85

Bus Reindeer Shuttle  •  8 h 39 min

$82 - $98

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. 151.7 miles

$14 - $22

Shuttle, bus  •  8 h 38 min

$80 - $111

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

You can take a train from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame via Lafayette Amtrak, Chicago Union Station Amtrak, and South Bend Amtrak in around 6 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame via Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall, Oakbrook. IL - Mall, Oakbrook Mall, Terminal 2, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport, Chicago O'Hare Airport, and Notre Dame in around 7 h 19 min.

Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice 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 Amtrak to South Bend Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
Suburban Express
Website
suburbanexpress.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall to Oakbrook. IL - Mall
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
suburbanexpress.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Notre Dame
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Chicago O'Hare T5 to Notre Dame
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Chicago O'Hare to Notre Dame
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Reindeer Shuttle
Website
reindeershuttle.com
Bus from Purdue Wiley Hall to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$53
Schedules at
reindeershuttle.com
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Shuttle from West Lafayette - Ford Dining Court to icago - OHare Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Purdue University and University of Notre Dame is 153 km. The road distance is 243 km.

The cheapest way to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame is to drive which costs $14 - $22 and takes 2 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame is to drive which takes 2 h 35 min and costs $14 - $22.

No, there is no direct bus from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame. However, there are services departing from Lafayette, IN - Purdue U. Tarkington Hall and arriving at Notre Dame via Oakbrook Mall and Chicago O'Hare Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Purdue University to University of Notre Dame, including transfers.