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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Kearney, NE (EAR)

Flight distance from Louisville to Kearney (Louisville International Airport – Kearney Regional Airport) is 730 miles / 1176 kilometers / 635 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Kearney (EAR) is 836 miles / 1345 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Kearney Regional Airport (EAR).

How far is Kearney from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 730.497 miles
  • 1175.622 kilometers
  • 634.785 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
  • 728.865 miles
  • 1172.994 kilometers
  • 633.366 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 Kearney Regional Airport
City: Kearney, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EAR
ICAO Code: KEAR
Coordinates: 40°43′37″N, 99°0′24″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Kearney, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (282 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Kearney (EAR).

Distance:
730
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
730

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