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

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Fly South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) SBN - AVP

$321 - $1,470

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Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  23 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Cleveland, OH Schedule 22:Chicago-Cleveland
  2. Take the bus from Cleveland, Oh to Scranton, Pa 212

$81 - $178

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Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AVP) ORD - AVP

$270 - $528

Fly South Bend to Binghamton, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Binghamton (BGM) SBN - BGM
  2. Take the bus from Binghamton, Ny to Scranton, Pa

$310 - $1,478

Fly South Bend to Newark, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Newark (EWR) SBN - EWR
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa

$189 - $488

Train, bus  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from Rochester, Ny to Scranton, Pa 212

$101 - $267

Bus  •  17 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, In to Newark, Nj 1604
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa 300

$99 - $235

Drive  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Scranton 618.5 miles

$60 - $90

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Scranton. However, there are services departing from South Bend, IN and arriving at Scranton, Pa via Cleveland, Oh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 45 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Scranton is 551 miles. The road distance is 618.5 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Scranton without a car is to train and bus which takes 15 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from South Bend to Scranton, including transfers.

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South Bend to Scranton bus services, operated by Barons Bus, depart from South Bend, IN station.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Scranton is to fly which takes 5 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 21 min.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 42 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Scranton is 618 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 3 min to drive from South Bend to Scranton.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from South Bend Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport.

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  • Distance: 550.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

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

Delta, United Airlines and American Airlines fly from South Bend to Scranton every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Scranton via South Bend, In and Newark, Nj in around 17 h 21 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from South Bend to Newark
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from South Bend to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from South Bend to Binghamton via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,400
Flights from South Bend to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
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
Train from South Bend Amtrak to Rochester Amtrak
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $210
Room
$320 - $450
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 Binghamton, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Rochester, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Bus from South Bend, In to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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There are 29+ hotels available in Scranton. Prices start at $63 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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