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Getting to and from Purdue's Campus

Purdue's Campus

Please note: Executive speakers are to park in the Grant Street parking garage, 102 North Grant Street West Lafayette, IN. Although you will obtain a parking garage ticket when entering, we will provide to you a parking pass that will cover your parking expenses. The parking passes will be distributed during your visit (after you park), please use this parking pass upong exiting the garage to waive the parking expenses incurred.  

INDIANAPOLIS International Airport

(airport code IND) located approximately 70 miles southeast of West Lafayette, about one hour driving time.

  • Take I-70 eastbound to I-465 North and take exit 73B to merge onto I-465 North.
  • Merge onto I-65 North (toward Chicago) at Exit 20.
  • Exit for IN-26 at Exit 172. Turn left onto IN-26 at light.
  • Follow signs for IN-26 through Lafayette. Krannert buildings will be on left as you approach campus.

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

located approximately 140 miles northwest of West Lafayette. Chicago has two airports, O'Hare International Airport (airport code ORD) and Midway International Airport (airport code MDW).

From Chicago O’Hare International Airport:

  • Take I-90 East toward Chicago.
  • Merge onto I-94 / I-90 East toward Chicago. Follow signs to stay on I-94 East.
  • After entering Indiana, take Exit 11 for I-65 South toward Indianapolis.
  • Take Exit 178 for IN-43. Take a right at the stop sign onto N River Road / IN-43.
  • Take a right onto IN-26 / State Street and head up the hill. Krannert buildings will be on your left.

From Chicago Midway International Airport:

  • Take W 59th Street to I-94 / I-90 East.
  • Merge onto I-94 East toward Indiana, following signs for I-94 East.
  • After entering Indiana, take Exit 11 for I-65 South toward Indianapolis.
  • Take Exit 178 for IN-43. Take a right at the stop sign onto N River Road / IN-43.
  • Take a right onto IN-26 / State Street and head up the hill. Krannert buildings will be on your left.

 

Returning to the Airport

  • Exit the Garage and Follow N. Grant Street.
  • Turn right onto US 231.
  • Turn left on to US 43 continue forward until signs for I-65.
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To Indianapolis International Airport

  • Continue on I-65 and take exit 123 to merge onto I-465 S toward Indianapolis International Airport.
  • Take exit 9B toward Indianapolis International Airport.
  • Follow signs for Indianapolis International Airport.

To Chicago Airports:

Chicago Midway International Airport

  • Continue on I-65 North Bound and take the exit onto I-80 W.
  • Continue onto I-294 N.
  • Exit onto IL-50 N/S Cicero Avenue.
  • Follow signs for Chicago Midway International Airport.

Chicago O’Hare International Airport

  • Continue on I-65 North Bound and Take exit 262 for I-90 toward Illinois/Ohio.
  • Merge onto I-90 W via the ramp to Chicago.
  • Merge onto I-90 W / I-94 W.    
  • Slight left onto I-90 W (signs for I-90 W/Kennedy Expressway/O'Hare/Rockford).
  • Take exit 78 for I-190 W  /I-294 S / Tollway toward O'Hare/Indiana.
  • Follow signs for Chicago O’Hare International Airport.