There are 5 ways to get from Atlanta to South Bend by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to South Bend  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to South Bend (SBN) ATL - SBN

$162 - $448

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Bus Megabus, train  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Lake Shore Limited / ...

$92 - $144

3 alternative options

Fly to Fort Wayne, bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Fort Wayne (FWA) ATL - FWA
  2. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to South Bend, IN

$162 - $718

Bus Greyhound USA, train  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago, Il 1196 / ...
  2. Take the train from Millennium Station to South Bend Airport Ssl

$94 - $205

Drive  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Atlanta to South Bend 679.3 miles

$65 - $100

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The distance between Atlanta and South Bend is 561 miles. The road distance is 679.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to South Bend without a car is to bus and train which takes 17 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Atlanta to South Bend, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Atlanta Airport to South Bend Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 52 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Atlanta to South Bend is 679 miles. It takes approximately 11 h 48 min to drive from Atlanta to South Bend.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Atlanta Airport to South Bend Airport.

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There are 215+ hotels available in South Bend. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Atlanta to Atlanta Airport is to subway which takes 17 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Atlanta to South Bend.
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  • Distance: 560.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Atlanta, GA, USA and South Bend, IN, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Atlanta to South Bend every 3 hours.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Atlanta to South Bend
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $450
Flights from Atlanta to South Bend via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $450
Flights from Atlanta to Fort Wayne
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Atlanta to Fort Wayne via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Atlanta to South Bend via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Atlanta to South Bend via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Atlanta to Fort Wayne via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to South Bend Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Millennium Station to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
Megabus
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180

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