Cheap Chicago to South Bend  train tickets

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How much are Chicago to South Bend train tickets?

Lowest Price$16.00
Fastest1h 29m
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Overall score for Chicago to South Bend
4.3
Based on 4 reviews
Amtrak Lake Shore Limited
4.5
Based on 2 reviews
Based on 2 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Lake Shore Limited report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
4.5
Condition
5.0
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Tracy
5.0
August 22, 2019Visiting family
Pros
I loved that the staff was so helpful and even let me know when my stop was coming up.
Cons
I can’t think of anything
Tips
Give yourself plenty of time to get through the train station & then to your train. I got their 10 minutes before and was running through the station (I had never been there before) and running to my train which was a ways down and I was the very last one on. I made it.More
Amtrak Capitol Limited
4.0
Based on 2 reviews
Based on 2 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak Capitol Limited report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
5.0
Staff
4.0
Value
3.0
Condition
4.0
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Guiquan
5.0
May 28, 2019Couples trip
Pros
Quite
Cons
Nothing
Kaitlyn
3.0
June 9, 2019Visiting friends
Pros
Comfortable and spacious seating.
Cons
Timelines of arrival.

How to find cheap train tickets from Chicago to South Bend ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Chicago to South Bend is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Chicago to South Bend was $17.17. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $4.00 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Chicago to South Bend ? How far is Chicago to South Bend ?

The distance between Chicago to South Bend is 72.39 miles or 116.47 km. A train trip from Chicago to South Bend typically takes 1 hour and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to South Bend faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Capitol Limited. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 29 minutes to get from Chicago to South Bend.

trains from Chicago to South Bend average a travel time of under two hours, perfect for a day trip. That's just enough time to check your email, catch up with friends on chat and post a couple of jealousy-inducing pictures from your trip.

On Saturday trains from Chicago to South Bend are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited has the most connections between Chicago to South Bend

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to South Bend. On the route to South Bend 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers the most scheduled departures between Chicago to South Bend, usually offering 2 trips per day. 2 train trips per day are direct connections to South Bend, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Chicago to South Bend, which start at $1.00.

Chicago to South Bend is served by 2 train carriers

Amtrak Capitol Limited

Amtrak Capitol Limited train tickets from Chicago to South Bend start from $16.00, and on average cost $22.41. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Capitol Limited schedules to South Bend. Amtrak Capitol Limited in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in South Bend trains arrive at 2702 W Washington St,

From Chicago to South Bend train travel on Amtrak Capitol Limited takes 1 hours and 29 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to South Bend on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Capitol Limited scheduled trip per day, which will cost $24.42 for a one-way weekend reservation from Chicago.

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Avg. Time
1h 29m
Avg. Price
$22.41

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited

Amtrak Lake Shore Limited train tickets from Chicago to South Bend start from $16.00, and on average cost $18.11. Daily there are 2 Amtrak Lake Shore Limited schedules to South Bend. Amtrak Lake Shore Limited in Chicago leaves from Union Station - 225 S Canal St, And in South Bend trains arrive at 2702 W Washington St,

From Chicago to South Bend train travel on Amtrak Lake Shore Limited takes 1 hours and 29 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak Lake Shore Limited offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $18.16 for a one-way train ticket to South Bend.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1h 29m
Avg. Price
$18.11
There is one train station from which trains depart Chicago on their way to South Bend. The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is Union Station - 225 S Canal St.
  • Union Station - 225 S Canal St
There is one train station where trains arrive in South Bend from Chicago., The busiest departure station in Chicago serving this route is 2702 W Washington St.
  • 2702 W Washington St