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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Hughes, AK (HUS)

Flight distance from Louisville to Hughes (Louisville International Airport – Hughes Airport (Alaska)) is 3256 miles / 5241 kilometers / 2830 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Hughes (HUS) is 4133 miles / 6651 kilometers and travel time by car is about 94 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Hughes Airport (Alaska) (HUS).

How far is Hughes from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3256.458 miles
  • 5240.761 kilometers
  • 2829.785 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
  • 3249.205 miles
  • 5229.088 kilometers
  • 2823.482 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 Hughes Airport (Alaska)
City: Hughes, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HUS
ICAO Code: PAHU
Coordinates: 66°2′27″N, 154°15′46″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Hughes is 4 hours. Hughes is 4 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Hughes, AK

 AKDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 365 kg (805 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Hughes (HUS).

Distance:
3256
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3256

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