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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 71 hours 4 minutes.

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).

How far is Anchorage from Louisville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Louisville and Anchorage. 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).

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 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

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Anchorage, AK

 AKDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 349 kg (769 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Anchorage (ANC).

Distance:
3122
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3122

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