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There are 9 ways to get from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa by plane, car, train, bus or night bus

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

Fly South Bend to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional, drive  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional (GTR) SBN - GTR
  2. Drive from Columbus Golden Triangle Regional to Tuscaloosa

$357 - $1,709

Cheapest option

Train, bus, night bus  •  18h 6m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to Gary Metro Center Ssl
  2. Take the bus from Gary, In to Nashville, Tn
  3. Take the night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
  4. Take the train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$103 - $241

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Fly South Bend to Birmingham, train  •  7h 49m

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Birmingham (BHM) SBN - BHM
  2. Take the train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$305 - $1,424

Fly South Bend to Atlanta, train  •  9h 18m

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Atlanta (ATL) SBN - ATL
  2. Take the train from Atlanta Peachtree Station to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$202 - $538

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Birmingham (BHM) ORD - BHM
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$213 - $421

Bus to Chicago Midway, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Birmingham (BHM) MDW - BHM
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$225 - $523

Bus  •  24h 50m

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Birmingham, Al
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Al to Tuscaloosa, Al

$107 - $271

Train  •  30h 2m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to 57th St. Ssl
  2. Take the train from Homewood Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station

$187 - $510

Drive  •  11h 47m

  1. Drive from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa 681.8 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa is to drive which costs $65 - $100 and takes 11h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa is to fly and drive which costs $350 - $1,800 and takes 7h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa. However, there are services departing from South Bend, In and arriving at Tuscaloosa, Al via Chicago, Il and Birmingham, Al. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa station. However, there are services departing from South Bend Airport and arriving at Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station via 55th - 56th - 57th St., Homewood Amtrak Station and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 2m.

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The distance between South Bend Airport (SBN) and Tuscaloosa is 594 miles. The road distance is 681.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa without a car is to train and bus and night bus which takes 18h 6m and costs $100 - $250.

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It takes approximately 7h 2m to get from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa, including transfers.

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South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from South Bend, In station.

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South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa train services, operated by South Shore Line, depart from South Bend Airport station.

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The best way to get from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa is to bus which takes 24h 50m and costs $100 - $280. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $180 - $550 and takes 30h 2m.

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Map of how to get from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa.
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  • Distance: 594.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 2m

What companies run services between South Bend Airport (SBN), USA and Tuscaloosa, AL, USA?

You can take a bus from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa via Chicago, Il and Birmingham, Al in around 24h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a train from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa via 55th - 56th - 57th St., Homewood Amtrak Station, and New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal in around 30h 2m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from South Bend to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Flights from South Bend to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from South Bend to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from South Bend to Birmingham via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from South Bend to Birmingham via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $450
Flights from South Bend to Atlanta via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $450
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Birmingham via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Atlanta via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 3m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Birmingham via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Atlanta via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Train operators
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Birmingham Intermodal Facility to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Train from Atlanta Peachtree Station to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Homewood Amtrak Station to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
18h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$480 - $700
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Room
$240 - $330
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from South Bend Airport to Gary Metro Center
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
nictd.com
Train from South Bend Airport to 57th St.
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from South Bend, In to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Gary, In to Nashville, Tn
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Night bus from Nashville, Tn to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Chicago, Il to Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
Bus from Birmingham, Al to Tuscaloosa, Al
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 42m and has one stopover.

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South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Tuscaloosa, Al station.

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Tuscaloosa is 1h behind South Bend Airport (SBN). It is currently 3:43 AM in South Bend Airport (SBN) and 2:43 AM in Tuscaloosa.

South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Tuscaloosa Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa is 682 miles. It takes approximately 11h 47m to drive from South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa.

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Delta offers flights from South Bend Airport to Columbus Golden Triangle Regional Airport.

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Book your South Bend Airport (SBN) to Tuscaloosa bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 58+ hotels available in Tuscaloosa. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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