There are 6 ways to get from Chicago to Mishawaka by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train Amtrak  •  1 h 36 min

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

$51 - $87

Cheapest option

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to South Bend, IN Chicago / ...

$38 - $61

4 alternative options

Train South Shore Line  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport Ssl

$44 - $55

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to South Bend, In 1632 / ...

$43 - $70

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Chicago to Mishawaka 100 miles

$9 - $15

Fly  •  2 h 50 min

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

$321 - $640

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The cheapest way to get from Chicago to Mishawaka is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chicago to Mishawaka is to train which costs $50 - $90 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Chicago and Mishawaka is 78 miles. The road distance is 100 miles.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Mishawaka without a car is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $50 - $90.

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It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to get from Chicago to Mishawaka, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chicago to Mishawaka is to train which takes 1 h 36 min and costs $50 - $90. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $35 - $65 and takes 2 h 16 min, you could also fly, which costs $320 - $650 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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Mishawaka is 1 h ahead of Chicago. It is currently 1:45 AM in Chicago and 2:45 AM in Mishawaka.

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  • Distance: 77.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 36 min

What companies run services between Chicago, IL, USA and Mishawaka, IN, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Chicago to Mishawaka 3 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $60 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min. Alternatively, Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Chicago to Mishawaka twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Barons Bus also services this route once daily.

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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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 Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago Amtrak, Il to South Bend, In
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35

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