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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Elmira, NY (ELM)

Flight distance from Louisville to Elmira (Louisville International Airport – Elmira Corning Regional Airport) is 543 miles / 873 kilometers / 471 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Elmira (ELM) is 646 miles / 1040 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Elmira Corning Regional Airport (ELM).

How far is Elmira from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 542.513 miles
  • 873.089 kilometers
  • 471.430 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
  • 541.699 miles
  • 871.780 kilometers
  • 470.724 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 Elmira Corning Regional Airport
City: Elmira, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELM
ICAO Code: KELM
Coordinates: 42°9′35″N, 76°53′29″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Elmira.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Elmira, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (231 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Elmira (ELM).

Distance:
543
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
543

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