Travel Information

Conference location:

Notre Dame Conference Center (McKenna Hall)

McKenna Hall is located along Notre Dame Avenue across from the Morris Inn; it is south of the Main Building and west of the football stadium.

Interactive Campus Map

PDF Campus Map

Directions to Notre Dame:

By Air:

South Bend International Airport

Notre Dame is about 15 minutes from South Bend International Airport (Ask your travel agent to book you to South Bend, Indiana). You may hail a taxi at the airport; the trip to campus will cost you approximately $15.00.

Chicago O’Hare International Airport

You can also fly to Chicago and drive, take a bus, or catch the South Shore train from downtown Chicago to Notre Dame (see below).

By Train:

South Shore Line

The South Shore Line trains run directly from the Chicago Loop (corner of Michigan and Randolph, Millenium station) to the South Bend International Airport. From the airport, the Notre Dame campus is approximately a 15 minute taxi ride.

By Bus:

Coach USA operates a bus service between both O’Hare and Midway Airports in Chicago and the Notre Dame campus. The bus departs every two hours and makes several stops; travel time to campus is approximately three hours. A one-way fare is $41; round-trip is $73.

By Car:

From the east/west:

The University is located just south of the Indiana Toll road (Interstate 80/90). Exit Interstate 80/90 at exit 77 and turn right onto Indiana 933/US 31. Make a left at the 4th stop light (Angela Boulevard). Make a left at the first stop light (Notre Dame Avenue). Visitor Parking is located on the right side of Notre Dame Ave about 200 yards from Angela.

From the north/south:

Take US 31 north which becomes Indiana 933 just south of South Bend. Stay on Indiana 933 to Angela Boulevard which is the second stop light north of the St. Joseph River. Turn right onto Angela Boulevard then left at the first stop light onto Notre Dame Avenue.


Valet parking is available at the Morris Inn for a daily rate of $10 or an overnight rate of $20.

On-campus visitor parking is also available in select lots on campus. See parking map.