There are 7 ways to get from South Bend to Racine by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Recommended option

Train Amtrak  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station Capitol Limited / ...
  2. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Kenosha Up-N

$66 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare Airport Notre Dame-O'hare
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Racine, WI Airport Express from Chicago O'hare / ...

$62 - $90

5 alternative options

Train South Shore Line  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station Ssl
  2. Take the train from Chicago OTC to Kenosha Up-N

$63 - $83

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from South Bend to Racine 170.8 miles

$16 - $25

Fly from South Bend, bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) SBN - ORD
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Racine, WI

$347 - $676

Train, fly to Milwaukee, taxi  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Milwaukee (MKE) ORD - MKE
  3. Take a taxi from Racine, WI to Racine

$181 - $486

Bus to Fort Wayne, fly, bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Ft Wayne, IN
  2. Fly from Fort Wayne (FWA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) FWA - ORD
  3. Take the bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Racine, WI

$168 - $375

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Bend and Racine is 107 miles. The road distance is 170.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Racine without a car is to train which takes 5 h 5 min and costs .

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

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The best way to get from South Bend to Racine is to train which takes 5 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 34 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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Racine is 1 h behind South Bend. It is currently 9:08 PM in South Bend and 8:08 PM in Racine.

Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Racine is 171 miles. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from South Bend to Racine.

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

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There are 32+ hotels available in Racine. Prices start at $58 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 Racine.
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  • Distance: 107.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 5 min

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Racine, WI, USA?

You can take a train from South Bend to Racine via Chicago Union Station, Chicago OTC, and Kenosha in around 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Racine via Chicago O'Hare Airport, Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport, Racine, WI, and Case High School in around 5 h 34 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
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $490
Flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Milwaukee
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Flights from Fort Wayne to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $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 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
Metra
Phone
+1 312-322-6777
Website
metrarail.com
Train from Chicago OTC to Kenosha
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrarail.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
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport to Racine, WI
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
web.coachusa.com
Book at
coachusaairportexpress.com
Other operators
Taxi from Racine, WI to Racine
Ave. Duration
14 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35

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