There are 6 ways to get from South Bend to Wichita by plane, train, night bus, 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 from South Bend  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Wichita (ICT) SBN - ICT

$289 - $1,338

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Bus  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from South Bend, IN to Chicago 95th & Dan R, IL
  2. Take the bus from Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to St Louis, Mo
  3. Take the bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
  4. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Wichita, Ks

$112 - $250

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Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  6 h 1 min

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

$189 - $372

Train to Chicago Midway, fly  •  7 h 15 min

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

$199 - $391

Train, night bus  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Newton Amtrak
  3. Take the night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita

Drive  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Drive from South Bend to Wichita 807.6 miles

$75 - $120

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from South Bend to Wichita. However, there are services departing from South Bend, IN and arriving at Wichita, Ks via Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il, St Louis, Mo and Kansas City, Mo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 16 min.

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The distance between South Bend and Wichita is 654 miles. The road distance is 807.6 miles.

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The best way to get from South Bend to Wichita without a car is to train and night bus which takes 16 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from South Bend to Wichita, including transfers.

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South Bend to Wichita 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 Wichita is to fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from South Bend Airport to Wichita Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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South Bend to Wichita bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Wichita, Ks station.

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Wichita is 1 h behind South Bend. It is currently 11:37 AM in South Bend and 10:37 AM in Wichita.

Yes, the driving distance between South Bend to Wichita is 808 miles. It takes approximately 12 h 49 min to drive from South Bend to Wichita.

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  • Distance: 654 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

What companies run services between South Bend, IN, USA and Wichita, KS, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from South Bend to Wichita hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from South Bend to Wichita via Chicago 95th & Dan R, IL, Chicago 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il, St Louis, Mo, and Kansas City, Mo in around 18 h 16 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Detroit, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago Midway to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Chicago Midway to Wichita via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Chicago O'Hare, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wichita
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Chicago Midway to Wichita via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Wichita via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Wichita via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Wichita via Nashville, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Chicago Midway to Wichita via Columbus, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wichita
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
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
$19 - $24
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$19 - $24
Business Seat
$44
Bedroom
$180 - $210
Train from Chicago Union Station to Newton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Newton Amtrak to Wichita
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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 95Th & Dan Ryan, Il to St Louis, Mo
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Bus from St Louis, Mo to Kansas City, Mo
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Wichita, Ks
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from South Bend Airport to Wichita Airport.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Wichita. Prices start at $54 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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