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There are 6 ways to get from Dayton to Valparaiso University by bus, car, plane or train

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Bus via Indianapolis  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood to Indianapolis "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Merrillville, IN Louisville

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Burns Harbor, IN Columbus-Chicago

Drive  •  4h 31m

  1. Drive from Dayton to Valparaiso University 265 miles

Fly Dayton to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Dayton (DAY) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) DAY - ORD
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Bus to Covington, fly to Chicago O'Hare, train  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood - OH to Cincinnati, OH
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) CVG - ORD
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

Bus to Covington, fly to Chicago Midway, train  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood - OH to Cincinnati, OH
  2. Fly from Covington (CVG) to Chicago Midway (MDW) CVG - MDW
  3. Take the train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park

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The most affordable way to get from Dayton to Valparaiso University is to drive, which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Dayton to Valparaiso University is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4h 31m.

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The distance between Dayton and Valparaiso University is 191 miles. The road distance is 265 miles.

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The best way to get from Dayton to Valparaiso University without a car is to bus via Indianapolis which takes 7h 8m and costs $85 - $130.

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It takes approximately 7h 8m to get from Dayton to Valparaiso University, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dayton Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Valparaiso University is 1h behind Dayton. It is currently 11:57 AM in Dayton and 10:57 AM in Valparaiso University.

Yes, the driving distance between Dayton to Valparaiso University is 265 miles. It takes approximately 4h 31m to drive from Dayton to Valparaiso University.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Dayton Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dayton to Valparaiso University.
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  • Distance: 191.4 miles
  • Duration: 7h 8m

What companies run services between Dayton, OH, USA and Valparaiso University, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Dayton to Valparaiso University via Denlinger @ Franks Nursery, Dayton Trotwood, Indianapolis, IN, and Merrillville, IN in around 7h 8m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dayton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dayton to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Covington to Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Flights from Covington to Chicago O'Hare via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $250
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
mysouthshoreline.com
Train from Van Buren St. to Dune Park
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $10
Schedules at
mysouthshoreline.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $25
Flexible
$35 - $55
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Indianapolis Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Merrillville, IN
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$23 - $35
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, OH to Burns Harbor, IN
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Book at
baronsbus.com
Bus from Dayton Trotwood - OH to Cincinnati, OH
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Book at
baronsbus.com

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