There are 6 ways to get from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Indianapolis, IN Detroit
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN Indianapolis

$63 - $83

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Indianapolis Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN

$85 - $181

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie 196.5 miles

$19 - $28

Fly from South Bend, shuttle  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Indianapolis (IND) SBN - IND
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis, IN - Airport to Bloomington, IN

$228 - $1,145

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly, shuttle  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indianapolis (IND) ORD - IND
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis, IN - Airport to Bloomington, IN

$112 - $303

Train to Chicago Midway, fly, shuttle  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Indianapolis (IND) MDW - IND
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Indianapolis, IN - Airport to Bloomington, IN

$127 - $352

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie. However, there are services departing from Notre Dame and arriving at 3rd & Arbutus via South Bend, IN, Indianapolis, IN and Leaving Downtown Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie is 175 miles. The road distance is 196.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie without a car is to bus which takes 7 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 40 min to get from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie, including transfers.

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South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from South Bend, IN station.

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

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South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, arrive at Bloomington, IN station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie is 197 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to drive from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie.

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

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There are 30+ hotels available in Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie.
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  • Distance: 175.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 40 min

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie, IN, USA?

You can take a bus from South Bend to Bloomington, IN - Indiana University Wilkie via South Bend, IN - Airport, South Bend, IN, Indianapolis, IN, Bloomington, IN, Leaving Downtown Transit Center, and 3rd & Arbutus in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Indianapolis via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from South Bend to Indianapolis via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Indianapolis via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Indianapolis via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from South Bend to Indianapolis via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Indianapolis via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
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 Chicago Union Station 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 South Bend, IN to Indianapolis, IN
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Book at
hoosierride.com
Star Of America Shuttle
Website
soashuttle.com
Shuttle from Indianapolis, IN - Airport to Bloomington, IN
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Schedules at
soashuttle.com

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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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