# How far is Wilmington, DE, from Louisville, KY?

The distance between Louisville (Louisville International Airport) and Wilmington (Wilmington Airport (Delaware)) is 555 miles / 894 kilometers / 483 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Wilmington (ILG) is 676 miles / 1088 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 12 hours 33 minutes.

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## Distance from Louisville to Wilmington

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Louisville to Wilmington. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 555.260 miles
• 893.605 kilometers
• 482.508 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 553.985 miles
• 891.553 kilometers
• 481.400 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Louisville to Wilmington?

The estimated flight time from Louisville International Airport to Wilmington Airport (Delaware) is 1 hour and 33 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG)

On average, flying from Louisville to Wilmington generates about 107 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 107 kilograms equals 235 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 Wilmington

See the map of the shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).

## Airport information

Origin Louisville International Airport
City: Louisville, KY
Country: United States
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″W
Destination Wilmington Airport (Delaware)
City: Wilmington, DE
Country: United States
IATA Code: ILG
ICAO Code: KILG
Coordinates: 39°40′43″N, 75°36′23″W