There are 4 ways to get from South Bend to Crawfordsville by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Crawfordsville Amtrak Cardinal / ...

$70 - $153

Cheapest option

Train via Notre Dame  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station Ssl
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Crawfordsville Amtrak Cardinal / ...

$67 - $127

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Indianapolis, IN Detroit
  2. Take the train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Crawfordsville Amtrak Cardinal / ...

$77 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Crawfordsville 140 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Bend and Crawfordsville is 119 miles. The road distance is 140 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Crawfordsville without a car is to train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from South Bend to Crawfordsville, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Crawfordsville is 140 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to drive from South Bend to Crawfordsville.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Crawfordsville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Bend to Crawfordsville.
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  • Distance: 118.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from South Bend to Crawfordsville via Chicago Union Station and Crawfordsville Amtrak in around 6 h 30 min.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
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 Crawfordsville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Indianapolis Amtrak to Crawfordsville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$130 - $190
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Bus operators

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