# Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Louisville to Atlanta (Louisville International Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 321 miles / 517 kilometers / 279 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Atlanta (ATL) is 426 miles / 685 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 27 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Atlanta.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

## How far is Atlanta from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 321.330 miles
• 517.131 kilometers
• 279.228 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
• 321.945 miles
• 518.120 kilometers
• 279.762 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
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″W

B Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Atlanta.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 72 kg (159 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
321
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
321

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