Distance from Chicago, IL to South Bend, IN

Distance

89 mi

Time

1 hour 46 mins

Gas Cost

$7 - $13

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There are 72.35 miles from Chicago to South Bend in east direction and 89 miles (143.23 kilometers) by car, following the US-20 route.

Chicago and South Bend are 1 hour 46 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Chicago, IL to South Bend, IN. The halfway point is Chesterton, IN.

Please note the time difference between Chicago, IL and South Bend, IN is 1 hour. The current time in Chicago is 10:31 am and the current time in South Bend is 11:31 am.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 4.13 gallons of gas to cover the route between Chicago, IL and South Bend, IN.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Chicago to South Bend is $10.58.

During the route, an average car will release 80.98 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Chicago, IL and South Bend, IN

If you want to meet halfway between Chicago, IL and South Bend, IN or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 41.625637 and -87.031029, or 41º 37' 32.2932" N, 87º 1' 51.7044" W. This location is 44.64 miles away from Chicago, IL and South Bend, IN and it would take approximately 53 minutes to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Chesterton, IN, situated 45.72 miles from Chicago, IL and 45.58 miles from South Bend, IN. It would take 1 hour to go from Chicago to Chesterton and 58 minutes to go from South Bend to Chesterton.


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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Chicago, IL

Planning on renting a car to go from Chicago, IL to South Bend, IN? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Chicago, IL:

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

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From $28

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From $40


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Weather in Chicago and South Bend

Chicago

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 57°F on Tuesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day
34° 25° 41° 29° 50° 32° 46° 34° 42° 32°
6% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 18% Rain probability 15% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
5 278 degrees 10 229 degrees 13 212 degrees 15 307 degrees 6 293 degrees

South Bend

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 57°F on Tuesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Wind Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day
37° 31° 43° 31° 50° 32° 50° 38° 43° 33°
22% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 18% Rain probability 51% Rain probability 24% Rain probability
4 302 degrees 9 220 degrees 13 203 degrees 13 302 degrees 7 309 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Chicago, IL and South Bend, IN in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 72.35 mi 116.44 km 62.87 nautical mi
Driving distance 89 mi 143.23 km 77.34 nautical mi

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