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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Block Island, RI (BID)

Flight distance from Louisville to Block Island (Louisville International Airport – Block Island State Airport) is 782 miles / 1258 kilometers / 679 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Block Island (BID) is 949 miles / 1527 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 54 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Block Island.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Block Island State Airport (BID).

How far is Block Island from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 781.576 miles
  • 1257.825 kilometers
  • 679.171 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
  • 779.855 miles
  • 1255.055 kilometers
  • 677.676 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 Block Island State Airport
City: Block Island, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BID
ICAO Code: KBID
Coordinates: 41°10′5″N, 71°34′40″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Block Island.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Block Island, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Block Island (BID).

Distance:
782
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
782

Round trip?