There are 11 ways to get from Michigan City to Kentucky 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, bus via Indianapolis, IN  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Ssl

$54 - $85

Cheapest option

Train, bus Greyhound USA  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Ssl
  2. 1123

$42 - $93

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Ssl
  2. 0358

$57 - $87

Train Amtrak, bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Ssl

$64 - $136

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. 289.7 miles

$28 - $45

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Louisville  •  5 h 33 min

  1. MDW - SDF

$163 - $257

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Covington  •  5 h 26 min

  1. MDW - CVG

$154 - $716

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Covington  •  5 h 43 min

  1. ORD - CVG

$69 - $337

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Louisville  •  6 h 2 min

  1. ORD - SDF

$113 - $248

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Lexington, line 3 bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. ORD - LEX

$184 - $617

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Cincinnati  •  5 h 57 min

  1. MDW - LUK

$284 - $459

What companies run services between Michigan City, IN, USA and Kentucky, USA?

There is no direct connection from Michigan City to Louisville. However, you can take the train to Gary Metro Center, take the walk to Gary, IN, take the bus to Indianapolis, IN, take the walk to Indianapolis, IN, then take the bus to Louisville, KY. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Michigan City to Louisville via Gary Metro Center and Gary, IN in around 9 h 31 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lexington
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $440
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Lexington
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Covington
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Texas Sky
Website
texassky.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Cincinnati
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $440
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from 11th St. to Gary Metro Center
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
nictd.com
Train from 11th St. to Van Buren St.
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
nictd.com
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Indianapolis Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Gary, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com
Bus from Gary, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
hoosierride.com
Book at
hos.tdstickets.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chicago, Il to Louisville, Ky
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80
LexTran
Website
lextran.com
Bus from Transit Center to Centre Parkway @ 1349
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
lextran.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Michigan City and Kentucky is 483 km. The road distance is 464 km.

The cheapest way to get from Michigan City to Kentucky is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Michigan City to Kentucky is to drive which takes 4 h 46 min and costs $28 - $45.

It takes approximately 8 h 10 min to get from Michigan City to Kentucky, including transfers.