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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Cleveland, OH (CLE)

Flight distance from Louisville to Cleveland (Louisville International Airport – Cleveland Hopkins International Airport) is 304 miles / 490 kilometers / 264 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Cleveland (CLE) is 345 miles / 555 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE).

How far is Cleveland from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 304.334 miles
  • 489.778 kilometers
  • 264.459 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
  • 304.228 miles
  • 489.607 kilometers
  • 264.367 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 Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
City: Cleveland, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLE
ICAO Code: KCLE
Coordinates: 41°24′42″N, 81°50′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Cleveland.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Cleveland, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 70 kg (154 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Cleveland (CLE).

Distance:
304
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
304

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