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

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Train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak Capitol Limited

$65 - $180

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Bus  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Columbus, OH Chicago / ...
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa 1684

$51 - $134

4 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Pittsburgh 374.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from South Bend  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Pittsburgh (PIT) SBN - PIT

$204 - $1,118

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Pittsburgh (PIT) ORD - PIT

$153 - $466

Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  6 h 9 min

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

$173 - $385

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Pittsburgh. However, there are services departing from South Bend, IN and arriving at Pittsburgh, Pa via Columbus, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from South Bend Amtrak and arriving at Pittsburgh Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 56 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Pittsburgh is 339 miles. The road distance is 374.2 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Pittsburgh without a car is to train which takes 7 h 56 min and costs .

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The train from South Bend Amtrak to Pittsburgh Amtrak takes 7 h 56 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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South Bend to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from South Bend Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Pittsburgh is to train which takes 7 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 35 min.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Pittsburgh Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 11 min and has one stopover.

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South Bend to Pittsburgh bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Pittsburgh, Pa station.

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Map of how to get from South Bend to Pittsburgh.
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  • Distance: 338.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 56 min

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Pittsburgh, PA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from South Bend to Pittsburgh once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $180 and the journey takes 7 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Columbus, OH and Columbus, Oh in around 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago Midway to Pittsburgh via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from South Bend to Pittsburgh via Punta Gorda
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
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 Pittsburgh Amtrak
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $390
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 Columbus, Oh to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55

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South Bend to Pittsburgh train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Pittsburgh Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Pittsburgh is 374 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to drive from South Bend to Pittsburgh.

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

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There are 178+ hotels available in Pittsburgh. Prices start at $82 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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