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There are 8 ways to get from South Bend to Lake Tahoe by plane, bus or train

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

Fly South Bend to Reno, bus  •  10h 23m

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Reno (RNO) SBN - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu

$378 - $1,745

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Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Reno, bus  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Reno (RNO) ORD - RNO
  3. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu

$228 - $859

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Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Reno, bus  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Reno (RNO) MDW - RNO
  3. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu

$278 - $1,058

Fly South Bend to Sacramento, bus  •  13h 2m

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Sacramento (SMF) SBN - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Stateline Amtrak Bus Stop

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Sacramento, bus  •  13h 8m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Sacramento (SMF) ORD - SMF
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Stateline Amtrak Bus Stop

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Sacramento, bus  •  13h 13m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Sacramento (SMF) MDW - SMF
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Stateline Amtrak Bus Stop

Train  •  2 days 1h

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Truckee Amtrak Station California Zephyr

$289 - $874

Bus  •  2 days 10h

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Indianapolis, IN
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis, IN to Denver, CO
  3. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Reno, Nv
  4. Take the bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson

$299 - $536

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The cheapest way to get from South Bend to Lake Tahoe is to train and fly and bus which costs $220 - $900 and takes 10h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from South Bend to Lake Tahoe is to fly and bus which costs $370 - $1,800 and takes 10h 23m.

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The distance between South Bend and Lake Tahoe is 1786 miles.

The best way to get from South Bend to Lake Tahoe without a car is to train which takes 2 days 1h and costs $280 - $900.

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It takes approximately 10h 23m to get from South Bend to Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Lake Tahoe is to train which takes 2 days 1h and costs $280 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $290 - $550 and takes 2 days 10h.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Reno Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 44m and has one stopover.

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Lake Tahoe is 3h behind South Bend. It is currently 5:44 AM in South Bend and 2:44 AM in Lake Tahoe.

Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from South Bend Airport to Reno Airport.

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There are 1464+ hotels available in Lake Tahoe. Prices start at $135 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from South Bend to Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 1785.8 miles
  • Duration: 10h 23m

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Lake Tahoe, CA, USA?

You can take a train from South Bend to Lake Tahoe via Chicago Union Station and Truckee Amtrak Station in around 2 days 1h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Lake Tahoe via South Bend, IN - Airport, South Bend, IN, Indianapolis, IN, Denver, CO, Denver, Co, Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson, and Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson in around 2 days 10h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 41m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,000
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reno
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reno via San Diego
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Sacramento via Burbank
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 26m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h 41m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,900
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,200
Flights from South Bend to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 41m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $2,500
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from South Bend to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
9h 19m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,700
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
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 Truckee Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
45h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$480 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $850
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Bus operators
South Tahoe Express
Website
southtahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
southtahoeairporter.com
Book at
southtahoeairporter.betterez.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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Stateline Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Burlington Trailways
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 Denver, Co to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com

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The best way to get from South Bend to South Bend Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $10 - $15.

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