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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Louisville, KY (SDF)

Distance from Detroit to Louisville (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Louisville International Airport) is 306 miles / 492 kilometers / 266 nautical miles.

How far is Louisville from Detroit?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Louisville. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 305.765 miles
  • 492.082 kilometers
  • 265.703 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
  • 305.993 miles
  • 492.449 kilometers
  • 265.901 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Louisville International Airport (SDF) is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Louisville.

Time Difference

Detroit
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Detroit, MI

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Louisville, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 68 kg (150 pounds).

Airport information


A Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B Louisville International Airport
City: Louisville, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″W

Map

Detroit to Louisville flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Louisville (SDF).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
306

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