# 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
IATA Code: SBN
ICAO Code: KSBN
Coordinates: 41°42′31″N, 86°19′2″W

City: Grand Island, NE
Country: 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.

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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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