There are 9 ways to get from West Lafayette to Raleigh by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly from Indianapolis  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Indianapolis (IND) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) IND - RDU

$179 - $340

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
  4. Take the bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Raleigh, Nc

$97 - $244

7 alternative options

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) ORD - RDU

$152 - $409

Bus to Chicago Midway, fly  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Lafayette to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) MDW - RDU

$164 - $471

Train, bus  •  22 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
  3. Take the bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc

$131 - $350

Train  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak

$159 - $420

Train, bus, Megabus  •  26 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Charlottesville Amtrak to Richmond Main Street Amtrak
  3. Take the Megabus from Richmond to Durham

Train via Alexandria Amtrak  •  26 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak Cardinal
  2. Take the train from Alexandria Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$159 - $447

Drive  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Drive from West Lafayette to Raleigh 691.6 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from West Lafayette to Raleigh is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 12 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Lafayette to Raleigh is to fly which costs $170 - $340 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between West Lafayette and Raleigh is 556 miles. The road distance is 691.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from West Lafayette to Raleigh, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from West Lafayette to Raleigh station. However, there are services departing from Lafayette and arriving at GoRaleigh Station via Cincinnati, Oh, Columbus, Oh, Winston Salem, Nc and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from West Lafayette to Raleigh. However, there are services departing from Lafayette Amtrak and arriving at Raleigh Amtrak via Charlottesville Amtrak and Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between West Lafayette, IN, USA and Raleigh, NC, USA?

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from West Lafayette to Raleigh hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from West Lafayette to Raleigh via Cincinnati, Oh, Columbus, Oh, Winston Salem, Nc, Raleigh, Nc, and Capital Blvd at Crabtree Blvd in around 20 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Raleigh/Durham via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Raleigh/Durham via Nashville
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Raleigh/Durham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Raleigh/Durham via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Indianapolis to Raleigh/Durham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to Charlottesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 24 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$400 - $550
Train from Charlottesville Amtrak to Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Greensboro Galyon Transportation Center Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Lafayette Amtrak to Alexandria Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $650
Train from Alexandria Amtrak to Raleigh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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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 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
Bus from Lafayette to Cincinnati, Oh
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Cincinnati, Oh to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Winston Salem, Nc
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Winston Salem, Nc to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Charlottesville, Va to Richmond, Va
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $29
Bus from Richmond, Va to Raleigh, Nc
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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