# 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
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
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.

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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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