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There are 4 ways to get from UNION STATION station to South Bend by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to South Bend (SBN) DCA - SBN

$138 - $333

Cheapest option

Train  •  15h 50m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station Capitol Limited

$75 - $110

2 alternative options

Bus  •  18h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Washington to Toledo "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Toledo to South Street Station - South Bend 0025 Cleveland / ...

$89 - $137

Drive  •  10h 8m

  1. Drive from UNION STATION station to South Bend 612.6 miles

$60 - $90

UNION STATION station to South Bend by walk and train

The journey time between UNION STATION station and South Bend is around 15h 46m and covers a distance of around 689 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 15h 46m. Operated by Amtrak, the UNION STATION station to South Bend service departs from UNION STATION station and arrives in South Bend Amtrak Station. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
15h 46m
Fastest journey time:
15h 46m
Journey distance:
689 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
$75
Carbon emissions:
58 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:05
Last service departs at:
16:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

UNION STATION station to South Bend walk and train schedules

UNION STATION station → South Bend
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The most affordable way to get from UNION STATION station to South Bend is to drive, which costs $60 - $90 and takes 10h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from UNION STATION station to South Bend is to fly which costs $130 - $340 and takes 5h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from UNION STATION station to South Bend station. However, there are services departing from Washington and arriving at South Street Station - South Bend via Toledo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Washington Union Station station and arriving at South Bend Amtrak Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15h 46m.

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The distance between UNION STATION station and South Bend is 527 miles. The road distance is 612.6 miles.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to South Bend without a car is to train which takes 15h 50m and costs $75 - $110.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from UNION STATION station to South Bend, including transfers.

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UNION STATION station to South Bend bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Washington station.

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UNION STATION station to South Bend train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Washington Union Station.

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The best way to get from UNION STATION station to South Bend is to fly which takes 5h 22m and costs $130 - $340. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $110 and takes 15h 50m, you could also bus, which costs $85 - $140 and takes 18h 53m.

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  • Distance: 526.5 miles
  • Duration: 5h 22m

What companies run services between UNION STATION station, DC, USA and South Bend, IN, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta fly from UNION STATION station to South Bend hourly. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Washington Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 15h 46m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to South Bend via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Flights from Reagan Washington to South Bend via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Flights from Reagan Washington to South Bend via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $460
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to South Bend via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to South Bend via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Reagan Washington to South Bend via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to South Bend via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to South Bend Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
15h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Premium
$280 - $390
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Business Seat
$150 - $220
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 Washington to Toledo
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $85
Flexible
$90 - $140

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to South Bend Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 43m and has one stopover.

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UNION STATION station to South Bend bus services, operated by Barons Bus, arrive at South Street Station - South Bend.

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UNION STATION station to South Bend train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at South Bend Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between UNION STATION station to South Bend is 613 miles. It takes approximately 10h 8m to drive from UNION STATION station to South Bend.

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

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