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There are 4 ways to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Notre Dame Midway-Notre Dame

$24 - $45

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station Capitol Limited / ...

$30 - $64

Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend 95.2 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  1h 39m

  1. Take a town car from Chicago Midway Airport to South Bend 95.2 miles

$220 - $310

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 1h 39m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chicago Midway Airport and arriving at Notre Dame. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and South Bend is 78 miles. The road distance is 95.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend without a car is to bus which takes 3h and costs $24 - $45.

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The bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Notre Dame takes 3h including transfers and departs hourly.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Chicago Midway Airport station.

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The best way to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend is to bus which takes 3h and costs $24 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $65 and takes 3h 5m.

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Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Notre Dame station.

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South Bend is 1h ahead of Chicago Midway Airport (MDW). It is currently 12:39 AM in Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) and 1:39 AM in South Bend.

Map of how to get from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend.
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  • Distance: 77.7 miles
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW), USA and South Bend, IN, USA?

Coach USA operates a bus from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $45 and the journey takes 3h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend 3 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1h 29m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
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
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Notre Dame
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
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tickets.airportsupersaver.com
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Private Transfers
Towncar from Chicago Midway Airport to South Bend
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Private
$220 - $310

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Yes, the driving distance between Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Chicago Midway Airport (MDW) to South Bend.

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