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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from South Bend to Los Angeles (South Bend International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1823 miles / 2934 kilometers / 1584 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2105 miles / 3388 kilometers and travel time by car is about 37 hours 0 minutes.

South Bend – Los Angeles

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1823
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2934
Kilometers
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1584
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from South Bend?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1823.383 miles
  • 2934.450 kilometers
  • 1584.476 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
  • 1819.716 miles
  • 2928.550 kilometers
  • 1581.290 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from South Bend International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 3 hours 57 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between South Bend and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind South Bend.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from South Bend to Los Angeles generates about 202 kg of CO2 per passenger, 202 kilograms is equal to 445 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from South Bend to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W