There are 6 ways to get from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to 57th St. Ssl
  2. Take the train from Homewood Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak Illini / ...

$56 - $103

Cheapest option

Bus Peoria Charter Coach Company  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago Midway Airport Notre-Dame-Midway
  2. Take the bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Champaign, IL, Altgeld Hall Chicago Area to Champaing SOUTH

$49 - $72

4 alternative options

Bus Express Air Coach  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare Airport Notre Dame-O'hare
  2. Take the bus from Chicago O'Hare International to Champaign Urbana, Altgeld Hall

$87 - $117

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign 197.1 miles

$19 - $28

Fly from South Bend  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from South Bend (SBN) to Champaign (CMI) SBN - CMI

$271 - $1,240

Train to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Champaign (CMI) ORD - CMI

$155 - $489

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 3 h 18 min.

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The distance between University of Notre Dame and University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is 152 miles. The road distance is 197.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign. However, there are services departing from Notre Dame and arriving at Champaign, IL, Altgeld Hall via Chicago Midway Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between University of Notre Dame, IN, USA and University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, IL, USA?

You can take a train from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign via Notre Dame, South Bend, IN - Airport, South Bend Airport, 57th St., 55th - 56th - 57th St., Homewood, Homewood Amtrak, Champaign-Urbana Amtrak, Illinois Terminal, and Illini Union in around 6 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from University of Notre Dame to University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign via Notre Dame, Chicago Midway Airport, Chicago Midway Airport, and Champaign, IL, Altgeld Hall in around 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from South Bend to Champaign via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from South Bend to Champaign via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Champaign
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Train operators
South Shore Line
Phone
+1 219-926-5744
Website
nictd.com
Train from South Bend Airport to 57th St.
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Train from South Bend Airport to Millennium Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
nictd.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Homewood Amtrak to Champaign-Urbana Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Coach USA
Phone
201-225-7500
Website
coachusa.com
Bus from Notre Dame to Chicago Midway Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Schedules at
airportsupersaver.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Bus from Notre Dame to Chicago O'Hare Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
coachusa.com
Book at
tickets.airportsupersaver.com
Peoria Charter Coach Company
Website
peoriacharter.com
Bus from Chicago Midway Airport to Champaign, IL, Altgeld Hall
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Schedules at
peoriacharter.com
Express Air Coach
Website
expressaircoach.com
Bus from Chicago O'Hare International to Champaign Urbana, Altgeld Hall
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
expressaircoach.com

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