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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from South Bend to Birmingham (South Bend International Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 562 miles / 905 kilometers / 489 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Birmingham (BHM) is 633 miles / 1019 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

How far is Birmingham from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 562.290 miles
  • 904.918 kilometers
  • 488.617 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
  • 563.324 miles
  • 906.583 kilometers
  • 489.516 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 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

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between South Bend and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind South Bend.

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

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Birmingham, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 108 kg (238 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
562
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
562

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