There are 4 ways to get from Frankfort to Elkhart by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Mokena to LaSalle Street Ri
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Elkhart Amtrak Capitol Limited / ...

$50 - $91

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Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Chicago 95th & Dan R, IL to Elkhart, IN Chicago

$57 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Frankfort to Elkhart 114.1 miles

$11 - $17

Train, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Mokena to LaSalle Street
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to South Bend (SBN) ORD - SBN

$323 - $646

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The distance between Frankfort and Elkhart is 98 miles. The road distance is 114.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Frankfort to Elkhart without a car is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Frankfort to Elkhart, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Frankfort to Elkhart is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 47 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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Elkhart is 1 h ahead of Frankfort. It is currently 5:57 PM in Frankfort and 6:57 PM in Elkhart.

Yes, the driving distance between Frankfort to Elkhart is 114 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Frankfort to Elkhart.

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

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There are 198+ hotels available in Elkhart. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Frankfort to Elkhart.
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  • Distance: 98.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Frankfort, IL, USA and Elkhart, IN, USA?

You can take a train from Frankfort to Elkhart via Mokena, LaSalle Street, and Chicago Union Station in around 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Frankfort to Elkhart once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 20 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
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Mokena to LaSalle Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
metrarail.com
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 Elkhart Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$160 - $220
Bus operators

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