# How far is Charlotte, NC, from Louisville, KY?

The distance between Louisville (Louisville International Airport) and Charlotte (Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 335 miles / 540 kilometers / 291 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Charlotte (CLT) is 436 miles / 702 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 8 hours 54 minutes.

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## Distance from Louisville to Charlotte

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Louisville to Charlotte. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 335.335 miles
• 539.669 kilometers
• 291.398 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 335.097 miles
• 539.287 kilometers
• 291.192 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Louisville to Charlotte?

The estimated flight time from Louisville International Airport to Charlotte Douglas International Airport is 1 hour and 8 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT)

On average, flying from Louisville to Charlotte generates about 74 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 74 kilograms equals 164 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Charlotte

See the map of the shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

## Airport information

Origin Louisville International Airport
City: Louisville, KY
Country: United States
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″W
Destination Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W