Program Directions and Travel
Situated in the heart of the Purdue University campus in West Lafayette, Ind., the center is located approximately halfway between Indianapolis, Ind., and Chicago, Ill., and is served by three major airports.
You may find the following websites helpful as you plan your trip:
- Purdue Visitor Information
- Purdue Campus Map
- Purdue Tunnel System (pdf)
- West Lafayette Convention and Visitors Bureau
Throughout 2017 there will be construction in the area that will affect your travels to campus. Please check the State Street website for up-to-date traffic information.
West Lafayette, Indiana, is most easily accessed via I-65. The travel directions for each of the three airports listed below will provide you with both maps and step-by-step directions if you will be traveling to campus from either the north (view the maps and directions for either O’Hare or Midway) or from the south (view the maps and directions for Indianapolis).
The Purdue University campus is served by three major airports.
If you would like to take a shuttle from the Indianapolis Airport to the Union Club Hotel or Hilton Garden Inn, you may contact:
Lafayette Limo/Shuttle Service
Star of America
Parking on Campus
Parking on Purdue's campus is limited for visitors on weekdays. If you need to park on campus during a program, please use the Grant Street Parking Garage – located on the corner of State St. and N. Grant St. directly across from the Purdue Memorial Union (PMU). If you use another parking garage, you are likely to be ticketed.
Get directions to the Grant Street Parking Garage.