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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Flight distance from Louisville to Colorado Springs (Louisville International Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 1027 miles / 1653 kilometers / 893 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 1100 miles / 1770 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 35 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Colorado Springs.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

How far is Colorado Springs from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1027.197 miles
  • 1653.114 kilometers
  • 892.610 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
  • 1024.726 miles
  • 1649.136 kilometers
  • 890.462 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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Colorado Springs is 2 hours. Colorado Springs is 2 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Colorado Springs, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (336 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Colorado Springs (COS).

Distance:
1027
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1027

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