Map of flight path and driving directions from South Bend to San Francisco.
Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
How far is San Francisco from South Bend?
There are several ways to calculate distances between South Bend and San Francisco. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1928.893 miles
- 3104.253 kilometers
- 1676.162 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
- 1924.276 miles
- 3096.822 kilometers
- 1672.150 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between South Bend and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind South Bend.
South Bend, IN
San Francisco, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 211 kg (465 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
South Bend (SBN) → San Francisco (SFO).