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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Grand Island, NE (GRI)

Flight distance from South Bend to Grand Island (South Bend International Airport – Central Nebraska Regional Airport) is 625 miles / 1006 kilometers / 543 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Grand Island (GRI) is 687 miles / 1106 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Central Nebraska Regional Airport (GRI).

How far is Grand Island from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 625.316 miles
  • 1006.349 kilometers
  • 543.385 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
  • 623.721 miles
  • 1003.781 kilometers
  • 541.998 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 Central Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Grand Island, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GRI
ICAO Code: KGRI
Coordinates: 40°58′2″N, 98°18′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

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Grand Island, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 116 kg (255 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Grand Island (GRI).

Distance:
625
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
625

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