# Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from South Bend to Houston (South Bend International Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 971 miles / 1563 kilometers / 844 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Houston (HOU) is 1136 miles / 1828 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

## How far is Houston from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 971.218 miles
• 1563.023 kilometers
• 843.965 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
• 972.182 miles
• 1564.574 kilometers
• 844.803 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

B Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Houston (HOU).

Distance:
971
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
971

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