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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Louisville, KY (SDF)

Flight distance from New York to Louisville (New York LaGuardia Airport – Louisville International Airport) is 659 miles / 1060 kilometers / 572 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Louisville (SDF) is 780 miles / 1256 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 45 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Louisville.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Louisville International Airport (SDF).

How far is Louisville from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 658.600 miles
  • 1059.913 kilometers
  • 572.307 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
  • 657.170 miles
  • 1057.612 kilometers
  • 571.065 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Louisville.

Time Difference

New York, NY

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Louisville, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (264 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Louisville (SDF).

Distance:
659
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
659

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