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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Houston, TX (IAH)

Flight distance from Louisville to Houston (Louisville International Airport – Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport) is 788 miles / 1268 kilometers / 685 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Houston (IAH) is 931 miles / 1498 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 5 minutes.

Louisville – Houston

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788
Miles
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1268
Kilometers
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685
Nautical miles

How far is Houston from Louisville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 787.834 miles
  • 1267.896 kilometers
  • 684.609 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
  • 787.992 miles
  • 1268.150 kilometers
  • 684.746 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Louisville International Airport to Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Louisville and Houston is 1 hour. Houston is 1 hour behind Louisville.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Louisville to Houston generates about 134 kg of CO2 per passenger, 134 kilograms is equal to 295 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Houston

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

Airlines flying from Louisville (SDF) to Houston (IAH)

United Airlines