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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Anchorage, AK (ANC)

Flight distance from Louisville to Anchorage (Louisville International Airport – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport) is 3122 miles / 5024 kilometers / 2713 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Anchorage (ANC) is 3915 miles / 6301 kilometers and travel time by car is about 75 hours 37 minutes.

Louisville – Anchorage

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3122
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5024
Kilometers
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2713
Nautical miles

How far is Anchorage from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3122.042 miles
  • 5024.440 kilometers
  • 2712.980 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
  • 3114.932 miles
  • 5012.997 kilometers
  • 2706.802 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 Louisville International Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport is 6 hours 24 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Louisville and Anchorage is 4 hours. Anchorage is 4 hours behind Louisville.
Louisville time to Anchorage time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Louisville to Anchorage generates about 349 kg of CO2 per passenger, 349 kilograms is equal to 769 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Anchorage

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W