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Journey Information

Indianapolis to Lafayette bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$10.00
Shortest duration1h 15m
Trips per day6
Bus lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Indianapolis to Lafayette during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How much is a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Lafayette?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $15.20 was the low point for bus fares from Indianapolis to Lafayette. Buses from Lafayette to Indianapolis are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $15.20 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 27 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $7.19 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 2 hours and 27 minutes to cover the 59 miles (94 kilometers) from Indianapolis, IN to Lafayette, IN. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 15 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Lafayette. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Indianapolis?

The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Indianapolis to Lafayette, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 6 scheduled buses that travel from Indianapolis to Lafayette every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Indianapolis to Lafayette; ticket prices start at $10.00.

What bus companies travel from Indianapolis to Lafayette?

There is one bus company that operates from Indianapolis to Lafayette. Miller Transportation is the only company that connects the two cities by bus. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day, so travelers still have a good amount of choice and flexibility.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Miller Transportation62h 27m$17.71

Book Miller Transportation from Indianapolis to Lafayette from $10. There are 6 trips per day offered by Miller Transportation from Indianapolis to Lafayette and you can expect on average to pay $18 for a Miller Transportation ticket to Lafayette. In Indianapolis, Miller Transportation departs to Lafayette from Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr and one other station. In Lafayette, Miller Transportation arrives at Parking Lot next to CityBus Center, An average trip on Miller Transportation from Indianapolis to Lafayette takes 2 hours and 27 minutes, while the fastest available Miller Transportation trip will get you to Lafayette in 1 hours and 15 minutes, On weekends, Miller Transportation offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $18 for a weekend trip to Lafayette.

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