# Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Branson, MO (BKG)

Flight distance from Louisville to Branson (Louisville International Airport – Branson Airport) is 426 miles / 686 kilometers / 370 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Branson (BKG) is 528 miles / 850 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Branson Airport (BKG).

## How far is Branson from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 426.122 miles
• 685.777 kilometers
• 370.290 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
• 425.249 miles
• 684.372 kilometers
• 369.532 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 Branson Airport
City: Branson, MO
Country: United States
IATA Code: BKG
ICAO Code: KBBG
Coordinates: 36°31′55″N, 93°12′1″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Branson is 1 hour. Branson is 1 hour behind Louisville.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 88 kg (193 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Branson (BKG).

Distance:
426
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
426

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