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from Lafayette, IN to Chicago

You can get from Lafayette, IN to Chicago by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Lafayette, IN to Chicago on Oct 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00AMLafayette, IN2h15 12:15PMChicago
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$321One-way
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12:20PMLafayette Station3h15 02:35PMUnion Station
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$301One-way
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07:15PMLafayette, IN2h15 08:30PMChicago
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$421One-way
07:15PMLafayette, IN2h40 08:55PMChicago
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$401One-way
08:20AMLafayette, IN2h15 09:35AMChicago
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$461One-way

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Fri
Oct 22
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$30OurBus
Sat
Oct 23
$47Amtrak
$30Amtrak
Sun
Oct 24
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$30Amtrak
Mon
Oct 25
$30Amtrak
$30Amtrak
Tue
Oct 26
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$24Amtrak
Wed
Oct 27
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$25Amtrak

Travel Information to Chicago from Lafayette, IN

distanceDistance107 miles (172 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $30
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $29 (€24) • 2 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $29 (€24) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesOurBus or Amtrak

Take a bus or train to travel 107 miles (172 km) to Chicago from Lafayette, IN. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are OurBus or Amtrak among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Lafayette, IN to Chicago.

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FAQs
How do I reach Chicago from Lafayette, IN?

There are 2 travel options from Lafayette, IN to Chicago: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Lafayette, IN to Chicago?

The cheapest way to get from Lafayette, IN to Chicago is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $29 (€24) compared to other travel options to Chicago:

A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Lafayette, IN to Chicago costing on average $30 (€24).

What is the quickest way to get from Lafayette, IN to Chicago?

The quickest way to travel to Chicago from Lafayette, IN is by bus, which takes on average 2 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Chicago by train can take on average 3 h 24 min.

How far is it from Lafayette, IN to Chicago?

The Lafayette, IN to Chicago distance is around 107 miles (172 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Lafayette, IN to Chicago?

The average frequency per day from Lafayette, IN to Chicago is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Lafayette, IN and Chicago as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Chicago from Lafayette, IN, where do I depart from Lafayette, IN and where do I arrive in Chicago?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Lafayette, IN to Chicago:

    Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Lafayette, IN to Chicago?

    If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

    • Travel with OurBus to go to Chicago by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find OurBus Lafayette, IN to Chicago tickets on Omio for $29 (€24).
    • Amtrak can take you to Chicago by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Amtrak from Lafayette, IN to Chicago for $30 (€24).
    Where else should I travel to after my journey from Lafayette, IN to Chicago ends?
    Your trip from Lafayette, IN to Chicago doesn't have to end in Chicago. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like New York City, London or Paris. If you’d like to add New York City, London or Paris to your Lafayette, IN to Chicago tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Chicago today!
    How early should I book tickets between Lafayette, IN and Chicago online for the best deals?

    Before traveling from Lafayette, IN to Chicago, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $29 (€24) one way.
    • A train ticket for this journey is costing $30 (€24) one way on average.

    But we recommend booking Lafayette, IN to Chicago tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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