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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Lynchburg, VA (LYH)

Flight distance from South Bend to Lynchburg (South Bend International Airport – Lynchburg Regional Airport) is 485 miles / 781 kilometers / 422 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Lynchburg (LYH) is 641 miles / 1032 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Lynchburg Regional Airport (LYH).

How far is Lynchburg from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 485.497 miles
  • 781.332 kilometers
  • 421.886 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
  • 485.051 miles
  • 780.614 kilometers
  • 421.498 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 Lynchburg Regional Airport
City: Lynchburg, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LYH
ICAO Code: KLYH
Coordinates: 37°19′36″N, 79°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between South Bend and Lynchburg.

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

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Lynchburg, VA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (213 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Lynchburg (LYH).

Distance:
485
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
485

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