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There are 11 ways to get from West Lafayette to New York by bus, plane, shuttle, train or car

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Bus to Indianapolis, fly to New York La Guardia  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Purdue Memorial Union to Indianapolis Airport
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to New York La Guardia (LGA) IND - LGA

$106 - $238

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Bus  •  21h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Indianapolis "Greyhound" / ...
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis to New York "Greyhound"

$94 - $135

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Bus to Indianapolis, fly to Newark  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Purdue Memorial Union to Indianapolis Airport
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Newark (EWR) IND - EWR

$119 - $402

Bus to Indianapolis, fly to New York JFK  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Purdue Memorial Union to Indianapolis Airport
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to New York JFK (JFK) IND - JFK

$138 - $361

Shuttle to Chicago O'Hare, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 57m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from West Lafayette - Purdue Memorial Union to Chicago - OHare Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to New York La Guardia (LGA) ORD - LGA

$101 - $220

Shuttle to Chicago O'Hare, fly to New York JFK  •  7h

  1. Take a shuttle bus from West Lafayette - Purdue Memorial Union to Chicago - OHare Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to New York JFK (JFK) ORD - JFK

$143 - $294

Bus to Indianapolis, fly to Philadelphia, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Purdue Memorial Union to Indianapolis Airport
  2. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Philadelphia (PHL) IND - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$109 - $567

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to New York La Guardia  •  8h 11m

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MDW - LGA

$158 - $2,560

Bus via Indianapolis  •  14h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Indianapolis "Greyhound" / ...
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to New York, NY Indianapolis

$96 - $107

Train  •  24h 12m

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Cardinal

$100 - $150

Drive  •  13h 14m

  1. Drive from West Lafayette to New York 776.4 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from West Lafayette to New York is to drive which costs $75 - $110 and takes 13h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from West Lafayette to New York is to bus and fly which costs $110 - $410 and takes 5h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Lafayette to New York. However, there are services departing from Lafayette and arriving at New York, NY via Ctc-R and Indianapolis, IN. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 48m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lafayette Amtrak Station station and arriving at New York Moynihan Train Hall. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 24h 12m.

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The distance between West Lafayette and New York is 681 miles. The road distance is 776.4 miles.

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The best way to get from West Lafayette to New York without a car is to bus via Indianapolis which takes 14h 48m and costs $95 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m to get from West Lafayette to New York, including transfers.

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West Lafayette to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Lafayette station.

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West Lafayette to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Lafayette Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from West Lafayette to New York is to bus via Indianapolis which takes 14h 48m and costs $95 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $100 - $150 and takes 24h 12m.

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  • Distance: 681.2 miles
  • Duration: 5h 15m

What companies run services between West Lafayette, IN, USA and New York, NY, USA?

You can take a bus from West Lafayette to New York via Indianapolis, Ctc-R, Lafayette Rd 3750 N, and Indianapolis, IN in around 14h 48m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall 3 times a week. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 24h 12m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $390
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $400
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $430
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $420
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $410
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Columbus
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Richmond
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK via Charleston
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Newark via Charleston
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $260
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Indianapolis to Philadelphia via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Chicago Midway to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
3h 24m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
24h 12m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Premium
$330 - $460
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $310
Business Seat
$220 - $310
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Reindeer Shuttle
Website
reindeershuttle.com
Bus from Purdue Memorial Union to Indianapolis Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
reindeershuttle.com
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Shuttle from West Lafayette - Purdue Memorial Union to Chicago - OHare Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$58
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com
Lafayette Limo
Phone
+1(765)4973828
Website
lafayettelimo.com
Shuttle from West Lafayette - Purdue Memorial Union to Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
lafayettelimo.com
Book at
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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 Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Indianapolis to New York
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Indiana Travel Express
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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The quickest flight from Indianapolis Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 58m.

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West Lafayette to New York bus services, operated by Indiana Travel Express, arrive at New York, NY station.

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West Lafayette to New York train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Moynihan Train Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between West Lafayette to New York is 776 miles. It takes approximately 13h 14m to drive from West Lafayette to New York.

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United Airlines, Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Indianapolis Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 4235+ hotels available in New York. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from West Lafayette to Chicago O'Hare Airport is to shuttle which takes 3h 15m and costs $55 - $58.

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