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

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Train, bus  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Milwaukee Intermodal Station
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI to Madison - Langdon & N Park
  4. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dodgeville, WI 122

$71 - $122

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Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Park and Ride
  3. Take the bus from Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride to Dodgeville, WI 122

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Park and Ride
  3. Take the bus from Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride to Dodgeville, WI 122

Bus  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare Airport
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
  3. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - General Mitchell International Airport to Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison
  4. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dodgeville, WI 122

$85 - $119

Drive  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Dodgeville 283.8 miles

$27 - $40

Fly South Bend to Madison, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Madison (MSN) SBN - MSN
  2. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dodgeville, WI

$250 - $1,238

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

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Dubuque (DBQ) ORD - DBQ
  3. Take the bus from Dubuque, IA to Dodgeville, WI

$221 - $444

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Madison, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Madison (MSN) ORD - MSN
  3. Take the bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dodgeville, WI

$230 - $602

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The cheapest way to get from South Bend to Dodgeville is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from South Bend to Dodgeville is to drive which costs $27 - $40 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Dodgeville. However, there are services departing from South Bend, IN and arriving at Dodgeville, WI via Chicago, IL and Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 22 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Dodgeville is 218 miles. The road distance is 283.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Dodgeville without a car is to train and bus which takes 9 h 18 min and costs $70 - $130.

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It takes approximately 9 h 18 min to get from South Bend to Dodgeville, including transfers.

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South Bend to Dodgeville 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 Madison Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 57 min and has one stopover.

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South Bend to Dodgeville bus services, operated by Lamers Bus Lines, arrive at Dodgeville, WI station.

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Dodgeville is 1 h behind South Bend. It is currently 6:15 PM in South Bend and 5:15 PM in Dodgeville.

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  • Distance: 218.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 18 min

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

You can take a bus from South Bend to Dodgeville via Chicago, IL, Chicago, IL, Madison, WI - Park and Ride, and Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride in around 10 h 22 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Madison via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from South Bend to Madison via Newark
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Madison via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from South Bend to Madison via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Madison via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Madison via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Dubuque
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Madison
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
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 Milwaukee Intermodal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Megabus
Lamers Bus Lines
Phone
+1 800-236-1240
Website
golamers.com
Bus from Madison, WI - Univ. of Wisconsin to Dodgeville, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Madison, WI – Dutchmill Park & Ride to Dodgeville, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
Bus from Dubuque, IA to Dodgeville, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
golamers.com
Book at
webstore.golamers.com
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
Bus from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI - Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Milwaukee, WI - Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Badger Bus
Website
badgerbus.com
Bus from Milwaukee, WI - General Mitchell International Airport to Madison, WI - Chazen UW Madison
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
badgerbus.com
Book at
badgerbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Dodgeville is 284 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to drive from South Bend to Dodgeville.

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

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There are eight+ hotels available in Dodgeville. Prices start at $100 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 $10 - $15.

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