There are 5 ways to get from West Lafayette to Louisville by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Amtrak  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, IN to Louisville, KY 8250 / ...

$40 - $55

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak Cardinal / ...
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY

$39 - $78

3 alternative options

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette, IN to Bloomington, IN 0358
  2. Take the bus from Bloomington, IN to Louisville, KY 0358

$52 - $71

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from West Lafayette to Louisville 180.2 miles

$17 - $26

Fly  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Louisville (SDF) IND - SDF

$198 - $930

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The cheapest way to get from West Lafayette to Louisville is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h.

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The quickest way to get from West Lafayette to Louisville is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h.

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The distance between West Lafayette and Louisville is 163 miles. The road distance is 180.2 miles.

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The bus from Lafayette, IN to Louisville, KY takes 3 h 55 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lafayette, IN and arriving at Louisville, KY. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between West Lafayette, IN, USA and Louisville, KY, USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from West Lafayette to Louisville once daily, and the journey takes 3 h 55 min. Hoosier Ride also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from West Lafayette to Louisville hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Louisville via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com
Bus from Lafayette, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com
Bus from Bloomington, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com

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