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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Louisville to Waco (Louisville International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 793 miles / 1277 kilometers / 689 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Waco (ACT) is 928 miles / 1493 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 54 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Waco.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

How far is Waco from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 793.282 miles
  • 1276.664 kilometers
  • 689.343 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
  • 792.696 miles
  • 1275.720 kilometers
  • 688.834 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 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

B Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Waco is 1 hour. Waco is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Waco, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Waco (ACT).

Distance:
793
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
793

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