There are 5 ways to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend by plane, bus, subway, train, car or towncar

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Fly  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to South Bend (SBN) ORD - SBN

$308 - $611

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport to Notre Dame O´hare-Notre Dame

$27 - $45

3 alternative options

Subway, train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the subway from O'Hare to Clinton-Blue Blue Line
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Lake Shore Limited / ...

$30 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend 112.3 miles

$11 - $16

Towncar  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take a town car from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend 112.3 miles

$260 - $360

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chicago O'Hare Airport and arriving at Notre Dame. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and South Bend is 88 miles. The road distance is 112.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend, including transfers.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Chicago O'Hare Airport station.

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The best way to get from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend is to fly which takes 1 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend Airport is the direct flight which takes 51 min.

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Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Notre Dame station.

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South Bend is 1 h ahead of Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). It is currently 2:27 PM in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) and 3:27 PM in South Bend.

Yes, the driving distance between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend is 112 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend.

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  • Distance: 88.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

What companies run services between Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA and South Bend, IN, USA?

United Airlines flies from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend 5 times a day. Alternatively, Coach USA operates a bus from Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) to South Bend hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to South Bend
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
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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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
Bus operators
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend
Estimated price
$260 - $360

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United Airlines offers flights from Chicago O'Hare Airport to South Bend Airport.

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