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Get transformation information, including nearby airports and public transit for the West Lafayette campus at IU School of Medicine.

Campus Transportation

Airports in Chicago and Indianapolis offer ground transportation, including shuttle buses and rental cars to West Lafayette. In the West Lafayette area, CityBus of Lafayette provides free on- and off-campus transportation for students, faculty and staff with a Purdue ID. Explore routes, schedule and other information for travel planning. For door-to-door service, several taxi companies and rental car vendors operate in Greater Lafayette.

Purdue is a designated Bicycle Friendly University—with a campus bike share program.


Classrooms, labs, and exam rooms are all located in Lyles Porter Hall. Adjunct clinical faculty enjoy a reserved parking space in the attached parking garage for use when on campus to lecture.

For students, parking permits for the Harrison Street Parking Garage next to Lyles-Porter Hall are typically available for purchase from Purdue University Parking Services for those living approximately 1.5 miles or further from the Purdue University West Lafayette campus boundary. Lot parking permits are also available for purchase. Arrangements are made for parking for Phase 2 and 3 students for their visits to the West Lafayette campus. Guests may arrange with the office parking in the adjacent parking garage.