There are 5 ways to get from New York to South Bend by plane, 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.

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Fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to South Bend (SBN) EWR - SBN

$187 - $464

Cheapest option

Bus  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to South Bend, In 4425

$86 - $197

3 alternative options

Train  •  17 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to South Bend Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

$110 - $340

Bus, train  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from New York to Chicago, IL Djb149 / ...
  2. Take the train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport Ssl

$114 - $132

Drive  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Drive from New York to South Bend 706 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from New York to South Bend is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to South Bend is to fly which costs $180 - $470 and takes 4 h 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from New York Penn Station station and arriving at South Bend Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 h 9 min.

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The distance between New York and South Bend is 643 miles. The road distance is 706 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to South Bend without a car is to bus which takes 16 h 41 min and costs $85 - $200.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from New York to South Bend, including transfers.

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New York to South Bend train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at New York Penn Station.

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The best way to get from New York to South Bend is to fly which takes 4 h 12 min and costs $180 - $470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $85 - $200 and takes 16 h 41 min, you could also train, which costs $110 - $340 and takes 17 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to South Bend Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 6 min.

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New York to South Bend train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at South Bend Amtrak station.

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Map of how to get from New York to South Bend.
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  • Distance: 643.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and South Bend, IN, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from New York to South Bend every 3 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from New York to South Bend every 3 hours. Tickets cost $70 - $190 and the journey takes 16 h 35 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to South Bend via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to South Bend
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Newark to South Bend via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to South Bend via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to South Bend Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $700
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from Van Buren St. to South Bend Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to South Bend, In
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
D&J Bus
Bus from New York to Chicago, IL
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY to Chicago
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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