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Elgin to South Bend bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$25.00
Shortest Duration7h 50m
Trips per day1
bus carriers1
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Elgin to South Bend

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Elgin to South Bend is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Elgin to South Bend were $25.00.

How long is the bus ride from Elgin to South Bend?

The distance between Elgin and South Bend is approximately 107.46 miles, or 172.90 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 7 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 7 hours and 50 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Elgin to South Bend?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Elgin to South Bend by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Sunday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Elgin to South Bend has the most daily schedules

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Elgin to South Bend, with an average of 1 trip per day and one monthly trip. One bus carrier currently travels from Elgin to South Bend. Of the 1 trip there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Elgin to South Bend bus trips


Book Greyhound from Elgin to South Bend from $25.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Elgin to South Bend and you can expect on average to pay $25.00 for a Greyhound ticket to South Bend. In Elgin, Greyhound departs to South Bend from Shell Station, In South Bend, Greyhound arrives at South Bend Intl Airport,

An average trip on Greyhound from Elgin to South Bend takes 7 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $25.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to South Bend.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Elgin. Most bus trips to South Bend will depart from:
  • Shell Station
Bus trips arrive in South Bend at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in South Bend for trips arriving from Elgin:
  • South Bend Intl Airport