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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from South Bend to Block Island (South Bend International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 765 miles / 1232 kilometers / 665 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Block Island (BID) is 882 miles / 1420 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 765.413 miles
  • 1231.813 kilometers
  • 665.126 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
  • 763.443 miles
  • 1228.643 kilometers
  • 663.414 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 Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between South Bend and Block Island.

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (290 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
765
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
765

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