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

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Bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Kalamazoo, MI
  2. Take the bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Cadillac

$59 - $121

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Train, bus  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Grand Rapids Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to Cadillac

$80 - $175

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Cadillac 212.3 miles

$20 - $30

Fly South Bend to Traverse City, bus  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Traverse City (TVC) SBN - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Cadillac

$305 - $1,547

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Traverse City, bus  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Traverse City (TVC) ORD - TVC
  3. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to Cadillac

$204 - $695

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Manistee, taxi  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Manistee (MBL) MDW - MBL
  3. Take a taxi from Manistee to Cadillac

$185 - $352

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Cadillac. However, there are services departing from Notre Dame and arriving at Cadillac via South Bend, IN, Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Cadillac is 184 miles. The road distance is 212.3 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Cadillac without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to get from South Bend to Cadillac, including transfers.

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South Bend to Cadillac 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 Traverse City Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 11 min and has one stopover.

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South Bend to Cadillac bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at Cadillac station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Cadillac is 212 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to drive from South Bend to Cadillac.

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Delta and United Airlines offer flights from South Bend Airport to Traverse City Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Cadillac. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Bend to Cadillac.
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  • Distance: 183.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 44 min

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Cadillac, MI, USA?

You can take a bus from South Bend to Cadillac via South Bend, IN - Airport, South Bend, IN, Kalamazoo, MI, Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, MI, and Grand Rapids in around 8 h 44 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Traverse City via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Regional Sky
Website
regionalsky.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Manistee
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $250
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 Grand Rapids Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $95
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Room
$190 - $270
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to Cadillac
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to Cadillac
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Other operators
Taxi from Manistee to Cadillac
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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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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