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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Charleston, WV (CRW)

Flight distance from Louisville to Charleston (Louisville International Airport – Yeager Airport) is 226 miles / 363 kilometers / 196 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Charleston (CRW) is 250 miles / 403 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 23 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Yeager Airport (CRW).

How far is Charleston from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 225.654 miles
  • 363.155 kilometers
  • 196.088 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
  • 225.116 miles
  • 362.289 kilometers
  • 195.620 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 Yeager Airport
City: Charleston, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CRW
ICAO Code: KCRW
Coordinates: 38°22′23″N, 81°35′35″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Charleston.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Charleston, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (128 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Charleston (CRW).

Distance:
226
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
226

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