# Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Louisville to Brainerd (Louisville International Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 712 miles / 1145 kilometers / 618 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Brainerd (BRD) is 844 miles / 1359 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

## How far is Brainerd from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 711.587 miles
• 1145.188 kilometers
• 618.352 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
• 711.381 miles
• 1144.856 kilometers
• 618.173 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 Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (277 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
712
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
712

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