There are 3 ways to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette by bus or car

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Bus  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from University of Illinois - Champaign to Lafayette, IN

$30 - $50

2 alternative options

Bus via West Lafayette, IN - Purdue Memorial Union  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Champaign, IL -UIUC to West Lafayette, IN - Purdue Memorial Union

$30 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette 97.5 miles

$9 - $14

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from University of Illinois - Champaign and arriving at Lafayette, IN. Services depart every four hours, and operate Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign and West Lafayette is 73 miles. The road distance is 97.5 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 2 min and costs .

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The bus from University of Illinois - Champaign to Lafayette, IN takes 2 h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette bus services, operated by Express Air Coach, depart from University of Illinois - Champaign station.

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University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette bus services, operated by Express Air Coach, arrive at Lafayette, IN station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette is 98 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette.

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There are 28+ hotels available in West Lafayette. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette.
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  • Distance: 73.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, IL, USA and West Lafayette, IN, USA?

Express Air Coach operates a bus from University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign to West Lafayette every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h.

Bus operators
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Bus from University of Illinois - Champaign to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com
Bus from Champaign, IL -UIUC to West Lafayette, IN - Purdue Memorial Union
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com

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