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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Baton Rouge, LA (BTR)

Flight distance from Louisville to Baton Rouge (Louisville International Airport – Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport) is 611 miles / 983 kilometers / 531 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Baton Rouge (BTR) is 756 miles / 1216 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 0 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Baton Rouge.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport (BTR).

How far is Baton Rouge from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 610.588 miles
  • 982.647 kilometers
  • 530.587 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
  • 611.337 miles
  • 983.851 kilometers
  • 531.237 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 Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport
City: Baton Rouge, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BTR
ICAO Code: KBTR
Coordinates: 30°31′59″N, 91°8′58″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Baton Rouge is 1 hour. Baton Rouge is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Baton Rouge, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (251 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Baton Rouge (BTR).

Distance:
611
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
611

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