How far is West Lafayette from Indianapolis?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between West Lafayette and Indianapolis is 60.29 miles (97.03 km).

Flight distance from West Lafayette, IN to Indianapolis, IN is 60.29 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 08 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 07 minutes to travel from West Lafayette to Indianapolis with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from West Lafayette, Indiana to Indianapolis, Indiana is: 67.73 miles (109 km) by car.

Driving from West Lafayette to Indianapolis will take approximately 01 hours 12 minutes.

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#1 West Lafayette

City in Indiana, USA

Population 51605
GPS Coordinates 40°25'33"N 86°54'29"W
Latitude 40.4258700
Longitude -86.9080700
Altitude 186
Country United States
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#2 Indianapolis

City in and county seat of Marion County, Indiana, United States and the Indiana federated state capital city

Population 877903
GPS Coordinates 39°46'6"N 86°9'29"W
Latitude 39.7683800
Longitude -86.1580400
Altitude 218
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between West Lafayette and Indianapolis

The distance between West Lafayette and Indianapolis is 109 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 12 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between West Lafayette and Indianapolis. The current time is 02:00:09.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 02 hours 15 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 41 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 21 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 07 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 58 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 54 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 50 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 9.05 liters (2.39 gallon) of gas to cover the route between West Lafayette and Indianapolis.
The estimated cost of gas to go from West Lafayette to Indianapolis is $9.8 (diesel $11.59).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 02, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between West Lafayette and Indianapolis (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

Driving distance from Saint Joseph, IN to West Lafayette 173.21 miles (279 km)

Driving distance from Alaska, IN to West Lafayette 76.7 miles (123 km)

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Driving distance from Bloomington, IN to West Lafayette 100.27 miles (161 km)

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Driving distance from Carmel, IN to West Lafayette 68.12 miles (110 km)

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Driving distance from Evansville, IN to West Lafayette 199.01 miles (320 km)

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Driving distance from Fishers, IN to West Lafayette 72.77 miles (117 km)

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Driving distance from Goshen, IN to West Lafayette 159.08 miles (256 km)

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Driving distance from Greenwood, IN to West Lafayette 82.47 miles (133 km)

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Driving distance from Lawrence, IN to West Lafayette 72.76 miles (117 km)

Driving distance from Nebraska, IN to West Lafayette 148.7 miles (239 km)

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Driving distance from Richmond, IN to West Lafayette 138.95 miles (224 km)

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