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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Arcata, CA (ACV)

Flight distance from Louisville to Arcata (Louisville International Airport – Arcata–Eureka Airport) is 2041 miles / 3285 kilometers / 1774 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Arcata (ACV) is 2443 miles / 3931 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Arcata–Eureka Airport (ACV).

How far is Arcata from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2041.278 miles
  • 3285.118 kilometers
  • 1773.822 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
  • 2036.300 miles
  • 3277.107 kilometers
  • 1769.496 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 Arcata–Eureka Airport
City: Arcata, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACV
ICAO Code: KACV
Coordinates: 40°58′41″N, 124°6′32″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Arcata is 3 hours. Arcata is 3 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Arcata, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 222 kg (490 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Arcata (ACV).

Distance:
2041
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2041

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