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There are 8 ways to get from South Bend to Scranton 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 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre  •  5h 18m

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

$321 - $1,470

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Bus via Cleveland, Oh  •  23h 54m

  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  •  5h 52m

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

$261 - $494

Fly South Bend to Newark, bus  •  7h 3m

  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 via Syracuse, NY  •  15h 55m

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton, NY - 81 Chenango Street
  3. Take the bus from Binghamton, NY to Scranton 212

$110 - $297

Bus  •  18h 24m

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, In to New York, Ny 1604
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...

$100 - $250

Train, bus  •  22h

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station Lake Shore Limited
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton From NYC to Wilkes Barre / ...

$137 - $393

Drive  •  10h 3m

  1. Drive from South Bend to Scranton 618.5 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from South Bend to Scranton is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from South Bend to Scranton is to fly which costs $320 - $1,500 and takes 5h 18m.

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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 23h 54m.

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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 15h 55m and costs $110 - $300.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m 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 5h 18m and costs $320 - $1,500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $100 - $250 and takes 18h 24m.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 47m 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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Map of how to get from South Bend to Scranton.
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  • Distance: 550.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 18m

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 hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Scranton via South Bend, In, New York, Ny, and New York, NY - P.A.B.T in around 18h 24m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Chicago O'Hare, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Newark, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from South Bend to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from South Bend to Newark via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 29m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from South Bend to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from South Bend to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte, Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$19 - $24
Business Seat
$44
Bedroom
$180 - $210
Train from South Bend Amtrak Station to Syracuse Regional Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $490
Train from South Bend Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
18h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Business Coach Seat
$240 - $340
Room
$470 - $700
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 Newark, Nj to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Binghamton, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from South Bend, In to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
Bus from New York, Ny to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Cleveland, Oh to Scranton, Pa
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton, NY - 81 Chenango Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $35
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$12 - $18
Online Fare
$14 - $28
Standard Fare
$22 - $35
Refundable
$26 - $40
Trailways New York
Phone
(800) 858-8555
Website
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Syracuse, NY to Binghamton, NY
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Bus from Binghamton, NY to Scranton
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Book at
trailwaysny.com
Martz Trailways
Website
martztrailways.com
Bus from New York, NY - P.A.B.T to Scranton
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
martztrailways.com
Book at
martztrailways.com

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Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Scranton is 618 miles. It takes approximately 10h 3m 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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There are 31+ hotels available in Scranton. Prices start at $60 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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