200 Day Countdown

Unlocking the Gates for the 2014 Season in 200 Days


Well, Irish fans, the countdown is on! With 200 days until the first Game Day of the 2014 season, our team is busy planning for an exciting season!

We have a lot in the works, and we can’t wait to share it all with you! Until then, if you’re planning to come to campus for a game, be sure to make your arrangements early!

Looking for a hotel in the South Bend area? Click here for a full list of hotel where the Irish go to rest on game weekends. Hotels fill up quickly!

Planning your travel? There are a multitude of ways to get to South Bend. As you look to make your travel arrangements, we thought we’d share some information about your options to help you plan your travel!

If you would like to fly into O’Hare International Airport, you can drive, train, or bus to Notre Dame:

  • Click here for directions from O’Hare International Airport to Notre Dame.
  • Click here for information on the South Shore train from O’Hare.
  • Click here for information on the Coach USA bus from O’Hare.

If you would like to fly into Midway Airport, the drive to ND is just under 93 miles:

If you’re flying into South Bend, buses, taxis and rental cars are available:

  • Click here for information on ground transportation from the airport.

When planning your travel, remember that we have a lot going on around campus on Football Fridays, from the Kickoff Luncheon to Tunnel Tours to the Pep Rally. You won’t want to miss everything Notre Dame does to kickoff a game weekend! For more information on Football Friday events, click here

As you plan your trip, if you have questions that are not answered by this website, please feel free to email our team at gameday@nd.edu. We are happy to help in any and all ways we can!

Stay tuned for more information about the upcoming season! Go Irish!