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GETTING THERE & AROUND

FLYING
DRIVING
TRAIN
BUS
GETTING AROUND WEST LAFAYETTE

 

 

FLYING

The closest commercial airport to West Lafayette is Indianapolis International Airport (IND), located approximately 1 ½ hours away. Once at IND, you can rent a car, get a taxi, or take a shuttle service. Lafayette Limo and Star of America both offer shuttle service from IND to West Lafayette or Lafayette.

 

 

DRIVING

West Lafayette is located in western Indiana, 1 ½ hours north-west of Indianapolis. I-65 north from Indianapolis (1.25 hours); I-90 east to I-65 south from Chicago (2.5 hours); I-74 east from Champaign-Urbana (1.75 hours); I-94 west to I-65 south from Ann Arbor (5 hours).

 

 

TRAIN

Lafayette is a stop on the Amtrak Cardinal/Hoosier State line that runs Chicago-Indianapolis-Cincinnati-Philadelphia. The Amtrak station is located at 200 N 2nd Street, Lafayette, IN 47901.

 

 

BUS

Lafayette is serviced by Greyhound Bus from multiple cities. The Greyhound Bus Station is located at 200 N 2nd Street
Lafayette, IN 47901.

Star of America runs shuttle buses from Indianapolis nine times daily.

 

 

GETTING AROUND LAFAYETTE & WEST LAFAYETTE

Once in Lafayette, if you are without a car, you can rely on the Go City Bus to get you around the Greater Lafayette area.

ZipCar is an easy way to rent a car for an hour or a week, and is now available in West Lafayette.

TAXIS:
Hey Taxi:
(765) 743-1047
Four Star Taxi:
(765) 448-6150
Lafayette Limo: (765) 497-3828
City Cab: (765) 477-1234
On Time Taxi: (765) 742-1841