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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Akron, OH (CAK)

Flight distance from Louisville to Akron (Louisville International Airport – Akron–Canton Airport) is 297 miles / 478 kilometers / 258 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Akron (CAK) is 345 miles / 556 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 14 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Akron–Canton Airport (CAK).

How far is Akron from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 297.206 miles
  • 478.307 kilometers
  • 258.265 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
  • 296.953 miles
  • 477.899 kilometers
  • 258.045 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 Akron–Canton Airport
City: Akron, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAK
ICAO Code: KCAK
Coordinates: 40°54′57″N, 81°26′31″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Akron.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Akron, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (152 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Akron (CAK).

Distance:
297
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
297

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