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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Louisville, KY (SDF)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Louisville (Palm Beach International Airport – Louisville International Airport) is 857 miles / 1380 kilometers / 745 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Louisville (SDF) is 985 miles / 1586 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Louisville.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Louisville International Airport (SDF).

How far is Louisville from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 857.215 miles
  • 1379.553 kilometers
  • 744.899 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
  • 858.927 miles
  • 1382.310 kilometers
  • 746.388 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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 West Palm Beach and Louisville.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Louisville, KY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (309 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Louisville (SDF).

Distance:
857
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
857

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