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Distance between Saginaw, MI (MBS) and South Bend, IN (SBN)

Flight distance from Saginaw to South Bend (Saginaw MBS International Airport – South Bend International Airport) is 170 miles / 273 kilometers / 148 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Saginaw (MBS) to South Bend (SBN) is 240 miles / 386 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Saginaw to South Bend.

Shortest flight path between Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS) and South Bend International Airport (SBN).

How far is South Bend from Saginaw?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Saginaw and South Bend. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 169.891 miles
  • 273.412 kilometers
  • 147.631 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 169.780 miles
  • 273.234 kilometers
  • 147.535 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

B South Bend International Airport
City: South Bend, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBN
ICAO Code: KSBN
Coordinates: 41°42′31″N, 86°19′2″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Saginaw and South Bend.

Time Difference

Saginaw, MI

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South Bend, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (110 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Saginaw (MBS) → South Bend (SBN).

Distance:
170
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
170

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