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

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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Fly South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs  •  9h 21m

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) SBN - PSP

$421 - $1,815

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Bus  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Chicago, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Phoenix, Az
  3. Take the bus from Phoenix Airport to Palm Springs Downtown

$199 - $490

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Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Indio/Palm Springs  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) ORD - PSP

$200 - $763

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Indio/Palm Springs  •  10h 53m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Indio/Palm Springs (PSP) MDW - PSP

$280 - $862

Train to Chicago Midway, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, train  •  12h 9m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago Midway (MDW) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) MDW - ONT
  3. Take the train from Pomona Amtrak to Palm Springs Amtrak

$278 - $892

Train, bus  •  47h 27m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Riverside Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Riverside to Palm Springs Downtown

$294 - $875

Train  •  2 days 17h

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Palm Springs Amtrak Texas Eagle

$367 - $1,081

Drive  •  33h 5m

  1. Drive from South Bend to Palm Springs 2141 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from South Bend to Palm Springs is to drive which costs $210 - $310 and takes 33h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from South Bend to Palm Springs is to train and fly which costs $200 - $800 and takes 9h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Palm Springs. However, there are services departing from South Bend, IN and arriving at Palm Springs Downtown via Harrison & Jefferson, Chicago, Il, Van Buren St & 5th St and Phoenix Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0h.

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The distance between South Bend and Palm Springs is 1741 miles. The road distance is 2141 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Palm Springs without a car is to train and bus which takes 47h 27m and costs $290 - $900.

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It takes approximately 9h 21m to get from South Bend to Palm Springs, including transfers.

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South Bend to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Hoosier Ride, depart from South Bend, IN station.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Palm Springs is to fly which takes 9h 21m and costs $420 - $1,900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $190 - $490 and takes 2 days 0h, you could also train, which costs $360 - $1,100 and takes 2 days 17h.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 56m and has one stopover.

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South Bend to Palm Springs bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Palm Springs Downtown station.

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Map of how to get from South Bend to Palm Springs.
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  • Distance: 1741.3 miles
  • Duration: 9h 21m

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Palm Springs, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and American Airlines fly from South Bend to Palm Springs every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Palm Springs via Chicago, IL, Harrison & Jefferson, Harrison & Morgan, Chicago, Il, Phoenix, Az, Van Buren St & 5th St, Washington St & 41st Pl, and Phoenix Airport in around 2 days 0h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
10h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $2,000
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Chicago O'Hare, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Chicago O'Hare, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indio/Palm Springs via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8h 22m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ontario/San Bernardino via Oakland
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago Midway to Ontario/San Bernardino via San Jose
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indio/Palm Springs via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 28m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,900
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from South Bend to Indio/Palm Springs via Detroit, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 29m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,900
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indio/Palm Springs via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Indio/Palm Springs
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indio/Palm Springs via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Indio/Palm Springs via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
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
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Pomona Amtrak to Palm Springs Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Chicago Union Station to Riverside Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Train from Chicago Union Station to Palm Springs Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 days 14h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$320 - $470
Flexi Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Business Coach Seat
$650 - $1,000
Room
$1,100 - $1,700
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Riverside to Palm Springs Downtown
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Phoenix Airport to Palm Springs Downtown
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Chicago, Il to Phoenix, Az
Ave. Duration
38h 55m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $430
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$170 - $280
Flexible
$330 - $430

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Palm Springs is 3h behind South Bend. It is currently 8:11 AM in South Bend and 5:11 AM in Palm Springs.

Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Palm Springs is 2141 miles. It takes approximately 33h 5m to drive from South Bend to Palm Springs.

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Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from South Bend Airport to Indio/Palm Springs Airport.

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There are 594+ hotels available in Palm Springs. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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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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