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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Columbia, MO (COU)

Flight distance from Louisville to Columbia (Louisville International Airport – Columbia Regional Airport) is 354 miles / 570 kilometers / 308 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Columbia (COU) is 398 miles / 641 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Columbia Regional Airport (COU).

How far is Columbia from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 354.171 miles
  • 569.982 kilometers
  • 307.766 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
  • 353.339 miles
  • 568.643 kilometers
  • 307.043 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 Columbia Regional Airport
City: Columbia, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COU
ICAO Code: KCOU
Coordinates: 38°49′5″N, 92°13′10″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Columbia is 1 hour. Columbia is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Columbia, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 77 kg (170 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Columbia (COU).

Distance:
354
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
354

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