The cheapest times to fly from VGA to SBN are

  • April 9th to April 22nd
  • October 22nd to March 25th (except the week of January 1st)

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 VGA to SBN is early November. Prices can be as high as $9250 for Monday flights during early August, or as low as $1475 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to South Bend

Flying from Vijayawada (VGA) to South Bend, IN (SBN) will usually cost between $1874 to $5886 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $2681. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $6091. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3410 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $4745 can be considered a good price for a round-trip VGA to SBN flight.

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

VGA to SBN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the VGA to SBN flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Vijayawada. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.35, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SBN, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into VGA. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to South Bend, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Vijayawada. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $1903 (21%) 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 $2527. Return trip prices are from the SBN to VGA 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 VGA to SBN can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 58 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 VGA to SBN while comparing.

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

  • 84 miles (135 km) away from SBN
  • Usually 75.97% less expensive than SBN
  • 1-layover flights available

See VGA to ORD flights


Flight Hacking VGA 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 VGA to SBN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Mumbai (VGA > BOM > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1221
  • Average savings: $3525 (74.28%)

See VGA to EWR flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (VGA > EWR > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1400
  • Average savings: $3345 (70.5%)

See VGA to BOM flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (VGA > JFK > SBN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1445
  • Average savings: $3300 (69.55%)

See VGA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 12 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Air India, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from South Bend International Airport to Vijayawada Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8328 miles or 13403 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop VGA to SBN flight is about 15 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Vijayawada and South Bend, IN?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from VGA to SBN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code VGA
Origination airport name Vijayawada Airport
City Vijayawada
Country India
Latitude 16.5
Longitude 80.8

Return Airport

Destination code SBN
Destination airport name South Bend International Airport
City South Bend, IN
Country the United States
Latitude 41.7
Longitude -86.3


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