There are 4 ways to get from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend by bus, train or car

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

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI 8465
  2. Take the train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Niles Amtrak Blue Water / ...

$64 - $96

Cheapest option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo, MI 8465
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, MI to South Bend, IN 0354

$41 - $52

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo 1487 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo, MI to South Bend, IN 0354

$51 - $105

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend 118.8 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Grand Rapids, MI, USA and Indiana University South Bend, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend via Kalamazoo, MI and South Bend, IN in around 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kalamazoo Amtrak to Niles Amtrak
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids, MI to Kalamazoo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend?

The distance between Grand Rapids and Indiana University South Bend is 151 km. The road distance is 190 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend?

The cheapest way to get from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend?

The quickest way to get from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend is to drive which takes 2 h 1 min and costs $11 - $17.

How long does it take to get from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend?

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Grand Rapids to Indiana University South Bend, including transfers.