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

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Bus, train via Lafayette, IN  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Gary, IN
  2. Take the bus from Gary, IN to Lafayette, IN
  3. Take the train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Crawfordsville Amtrak

$56 - $110

3 alternative options

Train  •  6h 30m

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

$70 - $153

Bus, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago Midway Airport Notre-Dame-Midway
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Crawfordsville Amtrak Cardinal / ...

$68 - $140

Drive  •  3h 9m

  1. Drive from South Bend to Crawfordsville 140 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from South Bend to Crawfordsville is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 3h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from South Bend to Crawfordsville is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 3h 9m.

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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 bus and train which takes 5h 15m and costs $55 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5h 15m 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 3h 9m to drive from South Bend to Crawfordsville.

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

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  • Distance: 118.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 15m

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 6h 30m.

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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lafayette Amtrak Station to Crawfordsville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$21 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Room
$130 - $180
Train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
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
3h 34m
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
Bus operators
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from South Bend, IN to Gary, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Book at
hoosierride.com
Bus from Gary, IN to Lafayette, IN
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Book at
hoosierride.com
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 Gary, In to Lafayette
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Notre Dame to Chicago Midway Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com

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