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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Flight distance from South Bend to Bluefield (South Bend International Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 409 miles / 658 kilometers / 355 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Bluefield (BLF) is 516 miles / 830 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF).

How far is Bluefield from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 408.806 miles
  • 657.909 kilometers
  • 355.242 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
  • 408.703 miles
  • 657.744 kilometers
  • 355.154 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 Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between South Bend and Bluefield.

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 85 kg (188 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Bluefield (BLF).

Distance:
409
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
409

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