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Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Flight distance from South Bend to Wales (South Bend International Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 3426 miles / 5513 kilometers / 2977 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Wales (WAA) is 4419 miles / 7111 kilometers and travel time by car is about 165 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA).

How far is Wales from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3425.880 miles
  • 5513.420 kilometers
  • 2977.009 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
  • 3416.766 miles
  • 5498.752 kilometers
  • 2969.088 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 Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

South Bend, IN

 EDT

Wales, AK

 AKDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 386 kg (850 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Wales (WAA).

Distance:
3426
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3426

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