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The South Bend International Airport (SBIA)

The SBIA has Delta, United, and Allegiant airlines, with connections through Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Las Vegas, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Newark, Orlando, Phoenix, and Tampa.

The SBIA is 3 miles northwest of downtown South Bend. Greyhound and Hoosier Ride provide bus service to and from SBIA. Taxi service, UBER, LYFT, and rental cars are available at SBIA.

The O’Hare International Airport (OIA)

Chicago’s OIA is 120 miles from South Bend and is the closest major airport. Coach USA shuttle service, Barons Bus Line, and the South Shore Rail Line service the South Bend area from Chicago’s O’Hare and Midway airports.

Train/Bus from Chicago

The South Shore Rail Line provides the cheapest travel option from Chicago to South Bend. The more time efficient options would be the coach buses from Coach USA shuttle service or Barons Bus Line.

Amtrack: Lake Shore Limited or Michigan Services

Amtrak services to South Bend as a stop on the Lake Shore Limited route or to Niles, Michigan as a stop on the Michigan Services route. The South Bend station is located on the near west side of downtown South Bend. The Niles station is located on Dey St. in downtown Niles, which is 11 miles north of South Bend. Both stations will require calling Uber or Taxi service to bring you to your lodging option.


Downtown South Bend- From restaurants to maps, this is all the information you’ll need while staying in Downtown South Bend. To view the map featured above, please click here 

Dietary Needs– Please let us know if you need further assistance in finding more resources for your dietary needs.
– Almadina
– Midwest Kosher & Deli
– Purple Porch
Places of Worship- Please reach out to us if you need assistance finding a place of your faith tradition.
– Cathedral of St. James (Episcopal)
– Islamic Society of Michiana
– Sinai Synagogue
– St. Paul’s United Methodist Church
– St. Patrick Church (Roman Catholic)
– South Bend First Seventh Day Adventist Church