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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Elmira, NY (ELM)

Flight distance from South Bend to Elmira (South Bend International Airport – Elmira Corning Regional Airport) is 486 miles / 783 kilometers / 423 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Elmira (ELM) is 557 miles / 897 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Elmira Corning Regional Airport (ELM).

How far is Elmira from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 486.492 miles
  • 782.933 kilometers
  • 422.750 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
  • 485.229 miles
  • 780.901 kilometers
  • 421.653 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 Elmira Corning Regional Airport
City: Elmira, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELM
ICAO Code: KELM
Coordinates: 42°9′35″N, 76°53′29″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between South Bend and Elmira.

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (213 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Elmira (ELM).

Distance:
486
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
486

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