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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Louisville, KY (SDF)

Distance from Los Angeles to Louisville (Los Angeles International Airport – Louisville International Airport) is 1843 miles / 2965 kilometers / 1601 nautical miles.

How far is Louisville from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1842.504 miles
  • 2965.223 kilometers
  • 1601.092 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
  • 1838.515 miles
  • 2958.802 kilometers
  • 1597.625 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 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Louisville International Airport (SDF) is 3 hours 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Louisville is 3 hours. Louisville is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
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Los Angeles, CA

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Louisville, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 203 kg (447 pounds).

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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

Los Angeles to Louisville flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Louisville (SDF).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1843

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