There are 7 ways to get from South Bend to Oak Brook by train, subway, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Hinsdale Bnsf

$32 - $41

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Bus, subway, line 301 bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the subway from Clinton-Blue to Forest Park
  3. Take the line 301 bus from Forest Park CTA Station to York / 22nd 301

$19 - $39

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Train, subway, line 301 bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the subway from Clinton-Blue to Forest Park
  3. Take the line 301 bus from Forest Park CTA Station to York / 22nd 301

$23 - $30

Bus, train, subway, line 322 bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to South Bend, IN - Airport
  2. Take the train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station Ssl
  3. Take the subway from Washington/Wabash to 54th/Cermak
  4. Take the line 322 bus from 54th Ave./Cermak to 22nd/Windsor 322

$27 - $35

Bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare T5 Notre Dame-O'hare

$42 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Oak Brook 107.8 miles

$10 - $16

Fly, line 322 bus  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SBN - ORD
  2. Take the line 322 bus from 22nd / Marriott Hotel to 22nd / Clearwater

$315 - $632

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Oak Brook. However, there are services departing from Notre Dame and arriving at 22nd / Clearwater via Terminal 5, Chicago, IL - O'Hare Intl Airport and 22nd / Marriott Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Oak Brook is 88 miles. The road distance is 107.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Oak Brook without a car is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 9 min to get from South Bend to Oak Brook, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from South Bend to Oak Brook is to train which takes 3 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 11 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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South Bend to Oak Brook bus services, operated by Coach USA, arrive at Chicago O'Hare T5 station.

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Oak Brook is 1 h behind South Bend. It is currently 12:37 PM in South Bend and 11:37 AM in Oak Brook.

Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Oak Brook is 108 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from South Bend to Oak Brook.

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Map of how to get from South Bend to Oak Brook.
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  • Distance: 87.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from South Bend to Oak Brook via Chicago Union Station and Hinsdale in around 3 h 9 min. Alternatively, Coach USA operates a bus from South Bend to Oak Brook every 3 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h
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
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago Union Station to Hinsdale
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
metrarail.com
Chicago Transit (CTA)
Phone
+1 888-968-7282
Website
transitchicago.com
Subway from Clinton-Blue to Forest Park
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
Subway from Washington/Wabash to 54th/Cermak
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
transitchicago.com
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 Forest Park CTA Station to York / 22nd
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from 54th Ave./Cermak to 22nd/Windsor
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Bus from 22nd / Marriott Hotel to 22nd / Clearwater
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
pacebus.com
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Notre Dame to South Bend, IN - Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare T5
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com

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

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There are 216+ hotels available in Oak Brook. Prices start at $71 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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