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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from South Bend to Brainerd (South Bend International Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 506 miles / 814 kilometers / 440 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Brainerd (BRD) is 633 miles / 1018 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

How far is Brainerd from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 506.011 miles
  • 814.346 kilometers
  • 439.711 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
  • 505.347 miles
  • 813.277 kilometers
  • 439.135 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 Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Brainerd, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (219 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
506
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
506

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