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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Scottsbluff, NE (BFF)

Flight distance from Louisville to Scottsbluff (Louisville International Airport – Western Nebraska Regional Airport) is 979 miles / 1576 kilometers / 851 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Scottsbluff (BFF) is 1105 miles / 1779 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF).

How far is Scottsbluff from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 979.088 miles
  • 1575.690 kilometers
  • 850.804 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
  • 976.903 miles
  • 1572.172 kilometers
  • 848.905 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 Western Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFF
ICAO Code: KBFF
Coordinates: 41°52′26″N, 103°35′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Scottsbluff is 2 hours. Scottsbluff is 2 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Scottsbluff, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Scottsbluff (BFF).

Distance:
979
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
979

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