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

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Fly to South Bend  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to South Bend (SBN) CLT - SBN

$318 - $1,308

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Bus  •  24 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Columbia, SC
  2. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to South Bend, IN

$99 - $249

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Fly to Fort Wayne, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Charlotte (CLT) to Fort Wayne (FWA) CLT - FWA
  2. Take the bus from Fort Wayne, IN to South Bend, IN

$408 - $1,359

Train  •  24 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Florence Amtrak to Washington Union Station Palmetto / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Capitol Limited

$161 - $453

Bus via Elkhart, IN  •  26 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, SC to Columbia, SC
  2. Take the bus from Columbia, Sc to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, OH to Elkhart, IN

$139 - $268

Drive  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Florence to South Bend 821.2 miles

$80 - $120

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No, there is no direct bus from South Carolina to South Bend. However, there are services departing from Florence, SC and arriving at South Bend, IN via Columbia, Sc and Columbus, OH. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 54 min.

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No, there is no direct train from South Carolina to South Bend. However, there are services departing from Florence Amtrak and arriving at South Bend Amtrak via Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 49 min.

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The distance between South Carolina and South Bend is 641 miles. The road distance is 821.2 miles.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to South Bend without a car is to train which takes 24 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from South Carolina to South Bend, including transfers.

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South Carolina to South Bend bus services, operated by South Eastern Stages, depart from Florence, SC station.

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

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The best way to get from South Carolina to South Bend is to fly which takes 2 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 24 h 49 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 24 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Charlotte Airport to South Bend Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 48 min.

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South Carolina to South Bend bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at South Bend, IN station.

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Map of how to get from South Carolina to South Bend.
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  • Distance: 640.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

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

American Airlines and Delta fly from Rock Hill to South Bend every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to South Bend via Washington Union Station in around 24 h 49 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Charlotte to South Bend via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to South Bend via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Fort Wayne via Detroit
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Charlotte to South Bend
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from Charlotte to Fort Wayne
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,600
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 Florence Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $180
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Room
$280 - $400
Train from Washington Union Station to South Bend Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $280
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Room
$400 - $600
Bus operators
Barons Bus
Phone
+1 888-378-3823
Website
baronsbus.com
Bus from Fort Wayne, IN to South Bend, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
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baronsbus.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to South Bend, IN
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Book at
baronsbus.com
Hoosier Ride
Phone
800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Ft Wayne, IN to South Bend, IN
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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hoosierride.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to South Bend, IN
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
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hoosierride.com
Bus from Columbus, OH to Elkhart, IN
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
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hoosierride.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Columbia, Sc to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $95
Flexible
$110 - $150

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

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Yes, the driving distance between South Carolina to South Bend is 821 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 27 min to drive from South Carolina to South Bend.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Charlotte Airport to South Bend Airport.

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There are 215+ hotels available in South Bend. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from South Carolina to Charlotte Airport is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs .

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