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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and South Bend, IN (SBN)

Flight distance from Richmond to South Bend (Richmond International Airport – South Bend International Airport) is 560 miles / 902 kilometers / 487 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to South Bend (SBN) is 723 miles / 1163 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and South Bend International Airport (SBN).

How far is South Bend from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 560.475 miles
  • 901.997 kilometers
  • 487.040 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
  • 559.686 miles
  • 900.728 kilometers
  • 486.354 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 Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″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 Richmond and South Bend.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

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South Bend, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 108 kg (237 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → South Bend (SBN).

Distance:
560
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
560

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