There are 4 ways to get from South Bend to Montgomery by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from South Bend  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Montgomery (MGM) SBN - MGM

$293 - $1,517

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Gary, IN
  2. Take the bus from Gary, In to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center

$98 - $226

2 alternative options

Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  8 h 24 min

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

$222 - $1,014

Drive  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Montgomery 712.7 miles

$70 - $110

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Bend and Montgomery is 647 miles. The road distance is 712.7 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Montgomery without a car is to bus which takes 20 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from South Bend to Montgomery, including transfers.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Montgomery is to fly which takes 6 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Montgomery Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 48 min and has one stopover.

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Montgomery is 1 h behind South Bend. It is currently 6:52 PM in South Bend and 5:52 PM in Montgomery.

Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Montgomery is 713 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 15 min to drive from South Bend to Montgomery.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from South Bend Airport to Montgomery Airport.

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There are 71+ hotels available in Montgomery. Prices start at $54 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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Map of how to get from South Bend to Montgomery.
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  • Distance: 647.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

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

Delta, American Airlines and two other airlines fly from South Bend to Montgomery hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Montgomery via Gary, IN, Gary, In, Atlanta, Ga, Five Points Station, Civic Center Station, and Marta Civic Center Station - Nb in around 20 h 23 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Montgomery via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Montgomery via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Montgomery via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Chicago Midway to Montgomery via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Chicago Midway to Montgomery via Minneapolis, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Montgomery via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Montgomery via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $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 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
Bus operators
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 Gary, In to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Montgomery, AL - Intermodal Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
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