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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Flight distance from Louisville to Boston (Louisville International Airport – Logan International Airport) is 829 miles / 1334 kilometers / 721 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Boston (BOS) is 978 miles / 1574 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

How far is Boston from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 829.138 miles
  • 1334.368 kilometers
  • 720.501 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
  • 827.448 miles
  • 1331.648 kilometers
  • 719.032 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 Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Boston.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Boston, MA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (303 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Boston (BOS).

Distance:
829
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
829

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