There are 8 ways to get from South Bend to Denver by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from South Bend  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Denver (DEN) SBN - DEN

$290 - $1,324

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Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  7 h 14 min

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

$70 - $258

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Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  7 h 17 min

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

$120 - $357

Bus Burlington Trailways  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare T5
  2. Take the bus from Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport to Uptown Station
  3. Take the bus from Bloomington/Normal, IL to Denver, CO

$174 - $252

Train, bus  •  29 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Granby Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Granby, CO to Denver International Airport

$245 - $542

Train, bus via Raton  •  30 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station Ssl
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Raton Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Raton to Denver, Co

$192 - $517

Bus Greyhound USA  •  32 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Dayton Trotwood, OH Chicago
  2. Take the bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Denver, Co 1683

$133 - $342

Drive  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Denver 1088.4 miles

$100 - $160

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Denver. However, there are services departing from Notre Dame and arriving at Denver, CO via Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport and Bloomington/Normal, IL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 55 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Denver is 994 miles. The road distance is 1088.4 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Denver without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from South Bend to Denver, including transfers.

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South Bend to Denver bus services, operated by Coach USA, depart from Notre Dame station.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Denver is to fly which takes 6 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Denver Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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South Bend to Denver bus services, operated by Burlington Trailways, arrive at Denver, CO station.

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Denver is 2 h behind South Bend. It is currently 5:38 PM in South Bend and 3:38 PM in Denver.

Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Denver is 1088 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 52 min to drive from South Bend to Denver.

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  • Distance: 994.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

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

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from South Bend to Denver hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Denver via Chicago O'Hare T5, Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport, Uptown Station, and Bloomington/Normal, IL in around 28 h 55 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Chicago Midway to Denver via Kansas City
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Denver via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Denver via Newark
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Denver via Madison
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Denver via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Denver via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Denver via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Denver via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from South Bend to Denver via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Denver
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
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
$19 - $24
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$19 - $24
Business Seat
$44
Bedroom
$180 - $210
Train from Chicago Union Station to Granby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
21 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Chicago Union Station to Raton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
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
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Terminal 5 O'Hare Airport to Uptown Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Burlington Trailways
Home James Transportation
Website
homejamestransportation.com
Bus from Granby, CO to Denver International Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$79
Schedules at
homejamestransportation.com
Book at
homejamestransportation.hudsonltd.net
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 Raton to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$27 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $65
Bus from Dayton Trotwood, Oh to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
27 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $280
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $180
Flexible
$210 - $280

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

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There are 363+ hotels available in Denver. 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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