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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Gary Metro Center to South Bend Airport Ssl

$39 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Gary, IN to South Bend, IN 0351 / ...

$38 - $56

2 alternative options

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Gary, In to South Bend, In 1632 / ...

$41 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Merrillville to Indiana University South Bend 73.6 miles

$7 - $11

What companies run services between Merrillville, IN, USA and Indiana University South Bend, IN, USA?

South Shore Line operates a train from Merrillville to Indiana University South Bend every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, Hoosier Ride operates a bus from Merrillville to Indiana University South Bend once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $25 and the journey takes 1 h 17 min. Barons Bus also services this route once daily.

Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Gary Metro Center to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Merrillville to Indiana University South Bend?

The distance between Merrillville and Indiana University South Bend is 95 km. The road distance is 118 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Merrillville to Indiana University South Bend is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 18 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Merrillville to Indiana University South Bend is to drive which takes 1 h 18 min and costs $7 - $11.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 19 min to get from Merrillville to Indiana University South Bend, including transfers.