West Lafayette, known for being the home of the famous Purdue University, lies between the cities of Chicago and Indianapolis. It is the perfect example of an American college town and attracts numerous visitors every year who want the quintessential university campus experience. West Lafayette offers diverse options for its visitors. Experience the architectural marvel of the Samara House designed by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, and walk amongst West Lafayette’s historic neighbourhoods and parks, or satisfy your hunger at the Triple XXX restaurant, Indiana’s oldest drive-in. Just across the Wabash river lies the city of Lafayette with its own multitude of attractions and things to do.
Purdue University is located 116 km (72 miles) away from Indianapolis airport and there are a number of ways to travel between these destinations. The first option is a direct transfer and involves taking an airport taxi or private shuttle. The public transport option involves travelling into downtown Indianapolis and the use of multiple bus routes and numerous connections leading to a hefty travel time, therefore the only alternative direct travel method is a shared shuttle service.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Indianapolis at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.