The cheapest times to fly from HNL to SBN are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 2nd to May 20th (except the week of April 9th)
  • October 8th to November 25th (except the week of November 12th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from HNL to SBN is late January. Prices can be as high as $1666 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $642 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to South Bend

Flying from Honolulu, HI (HNL) to South Bend, IN (SBN) will usually cost between $672 to $1252 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $721. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1654. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $933 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $870 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HNL to SBN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the HNL to SBN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

HNL to SBN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HNL to SBN flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Honolulu. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $257 (24%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $795. Return trip prices are from the SBN to HNL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from HNL to SBN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 8 hour 45 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from HNL to SBN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 23.79% less expensive than SBN
  • Nonstop flights available

See HNL to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: Indianapolis International Airport (IND) in Indianapolis, IN

  • 138 miles (222 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 12.76% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to IND flights

Destination alternative #3: General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee, WI

  • 118 miles (190 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 10.34% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to MKE flights

Destination alternative #4: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 74 miles (119 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 8.05% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to MDW flights

Destination alternative #5: Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International Airport (AZO) in Kalamazoo, MI

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 0.75% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to AZO flights

Destination alternative #6: Toledo Express Airport (TOL) in Toledo, OH

  • 130 miles (209 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 2.64% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See HNL to TOL flights


Flight Hacking HNL to SBN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from HNL to SBN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (HNL > LAX > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $838
  • Average savings: $33 (3.74%)

See HNL to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from HNL to SBN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from South Bend International Airport to Daniel K Inouye International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4319 miles or 6951 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from HNL to SBN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HNL to SBN flight is about 8 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Honolulu, HI and South Bend, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from HNL to SBN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeHNL
Origination airport nameDaniel K Inouye International Airport
CityHonolulu, HI
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSBN
Destination airport nameSouth Bend International Airport
CitySouth Bend, IN
Countrythe United States


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