There are 6 ways to get from South Bend to Alexandria by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from South Bend  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Reagan Washington (DCA) SBN - DCA

$203 - $1,018

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Bus  •  17 h 16 min

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

$96 - $220

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Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Reagan Washington (DCA) ORD - DCA

$127 - $426

Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Reagan Washington (DCA) MDW - DCA

$132 - $475

Train  •  17 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Washington Union Station Capitol Limited

$118 - $310

Drive  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Alexandria 617.9 miles

$60 - $90

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No, there is no direct train from South Bend to Alexandria. However, there are services departing from South Bend Amtrak and arriving at Alexandria Amtrak via Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 11 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Alexandria is 527 miles. The road distance is 617.9 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Alexandria without a car is to train which takes 17 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from South Bend to Alexandria, including transfers.

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South Bend to Alexandria train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from South Bend Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Alexandria is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 11 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Reagan Washington Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 39 min and has one stopover.

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South Bend to Alexandria train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Washington Union Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Alexandria is 618 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 14 min to drive from South Bend to Alexandria.

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from South Bend Airport to Reagan Washington Airport.

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  • Distance: 527.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Alexandria, VA, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from South Bend to Alexandria hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from South Bend to Alexandria once daily. Tickets cost $95 - $280 and the journey takes 15 h 56 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Reagan Washington via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from South Bend to Reagan Washington via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington via Columbus
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Reagan Washington via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from South Bend to Reagan Washington via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from South Bend to Reagan Washington via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from South Bend to Reagan Washington via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reagan Washington via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from South Bend Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
15 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $600
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from South Bend, In to Washington, Dc
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$130 - $170

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There are 827+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $89 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Bend to South Bend Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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