There are 6 ways to get from South Bend to Niles by train, subway, bus, car or plane

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Train, subway, line 270 bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the subway from Clinton-Blue to Jefferson Park
  3. Take the line 270 bus from Jefferson Park CTA Station to Milwaukee/Birchwood 270

$23 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus Hoosier Ride  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Chicago, IL Columbus / ...

$19 - $39

4 alternative options

Bus Coach USA  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare Airport Notre Dame-O'hare

$31 - $47

Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station Ssl

$27 - $35

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Niles 108.3 miles

$10 - $16

Fly, line 423 bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SBN - ORD
  2. Take the line 423 bus from Harlem CTA Station to Harlem/Nora/Oakton Ct.

$305 - $620

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Bend and Niles is 84 miles. The road distance is 108.3 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Niles without a car is to train and subway and line 270 bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from South Bend to Niles, including transfers.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Niles is to bus which takes 3 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from South Bend Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Niles is 1 h behind South Bend. It is currently 8:44 AM in South Bend and 7:44 AM in Niles.

Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Niles is 108 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from South Bend to Niles.

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United Airlines offers flights from South Bend Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 672+ hotels available in Niles. 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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Map of how to get from South Bend to Niles.
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  • Distance: 83.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Niles, IL, USA?

Hoosier Ride operates a bus from South Bend to Niles once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Barons Bus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, South Shore Line operates a train from South Bend to Niles every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
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
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
Pace Bus
Phone
+1(847)2282322
Email
Passenger.Services@PaceBus.com
Website
pacebus.com
Bus from Jefferson Park CTA Station to Milwaukee/Birchwood
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from Harlem CTA Station to Harlem/Nora/Oakton Ct.
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com

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