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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Kotzebue, AK (OTZ)

Flight distance from South Bend to Kotzebue (South Bend International Airport – Ralph Wien Memorial Airport) is 3259 miles / 5245 kilometers / 2832 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 40 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Kotzebue (OTZ) is 4317 miles / 6947 kilometers and travel time by car is about 150 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Ralph Wien Memorial Airport (OTZ).

How far is Kotzebue from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3258.891 miles
  • 5244.677 kilometers
  • 2831.899 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
  • 3250.463 miles
  • 5231.113 kilometers
  • 2824.575 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 Ralph Wien Memorial Airport
City: Kotzebue, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OTZ
ICAO Code: PAOT
Coordinates: 66°53′4″N, 162°35′56″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between South Bend and Kotzebue is 4 hours. Kotzebue is 4 hours behind South Bend.

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

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Kotzebue, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 365 kg (805 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Kotzebue (OTZ).

Distance:
3259
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3259

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