West Lafayette, Indiana, is conveniently located near the interstate that connects Indianapolis and Chicago. We're about one hour north of Indianapolis and two hours south of Chicago. Commercial travel to West Lafayette is easily accessible. The resources below will help you plan your trip. For a full description of Transportation Services, please visit Transportation to Purdue.
Commercial Travel Services
Air Travel - The nearest commercial airports are Indianapolis International (65 miles) and Chicago O’Hare (140 miles) and Chicago Midway (130 miles). The Purdue Airport accommodates privately owned planes.
Shuttle Services from Airports - Shuttle service is provided to and from Indianapolis by Lafayette Limo and Star of America. Shuttle service to and from O’Hare is provided by Express Air Coach or by Reindeer Shuttle.
Grant Street Garage is the most convinient place to park your car for day visits or longer stays. However, you may wish to park elsewhere, as outline on the Parking page.