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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Fort Dodge, IA (FOD)

Flight distance from Louisville to Fort Dodge (Louisville International Airport – Fort Dodge Regional Airport) is 538 miles / 867 kilometers / 468 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Fort Dodge (FOD) is 664 miles / 1068 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Fort Dodge.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Fort Dodge Regional Airport (FOD).

How far is Fort Dodge from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 538.484 miles
  • 866.606 kilometers
  • 467.930 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
  • 537.789 miles
  • 865.487 kilometers
  • 467.326 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 Fort Dodge Regional Airport
City: Fort Dodge, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FOD
ICAO Code: KFOD
Coordinates: 42°33′5″N, 94°11′33″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Fort Dodge is 1 hour. Fort Dodge is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Fort Dodge, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 104 kg (230 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Fort Dodge (FOD).

Distance:
538
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
538

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