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Located in the heart of America, Elkhart County's central location makes it an easy to get to destination. You'll find us halfway between Chicago and Toledo (just a two hour drive in either direction). Using a network of scenic limited access highways, you can arrive in less than a day's journey from the region's major cities and towns. We're also close to major metropolitan areas, interstates, highways and airports. Most of the major attractions along the Heritage Trail are within an hour's drive of I-80/90, over paved, well-marked, scenic US and Indiana routes.

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  • Cars arriving in Elkhart Country

    Getting Here by Car

    The Indiana Toll Road (I-80/90) skirts the Northern edge of the state with alternate access from State Roads 120 & 19 and US Highways 6 & 20. Piece your drive together with our Maps & Travel Tools.

    Elkhart Exit 92

    Whatever your destination, Exit 92 is the best location for a stop along the Indiana Toll Road. It offers the largest selection of franchise lodging and dining on the I-80/90 including more than a dozen restaurants and over 1,400 hotel rooms.

    Distances

    Chicago 100m/160km
    Indianapolis 165m/266km
    Detroit 165m/266km
    Milwaukee 200m/322km
    Cleveland 230m/370km
    St. Louis 390m/628km
    Pittsburgh 359m/578km
    Toronto 440m/708km

  • Front view of an airplane

    Getting Here by Plane

    South Bend Regional Airport is less than 20 miles from Elkhart, Indiana and is served by several major airlines.

    While You’re Here

    Explore the Heritage Trail with a rental vehicle from Enterprise Rent-A-Car in Nappanee.

    Enjoy the view from the Interurban Trolley, which provides fixed route service between Elkhart and Goshen, including major points in between.

    Call ACE Cab of Elkhart 574.295.6886 to get around town.

  • Red passenger train

    Getting Here by Train

    Train service from Chicago to Elkhart is provided by Amtrak.

    Coach bus traveling the highway

    Getting Here by Bus

    Greyhound runs regular service from the major centers around us.

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