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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Wilmington, DE (ILG)

Flight distance from Louisville to Wilmington (Louisville International Airport – Wilmington Airport (Delaware)) is 555 miles / 894 kilometers / 483 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Wilmington (ILG) is 676 miles / 1088 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).

How far is Wilmington from Louisville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Louisville and Wilmington. Here are two common 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 earth.

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).

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 Wilmington Airport (Delaware)
City: Wilmington, DE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ILG
ICAO Code: KILG
Coordinates: 39°40′43″N, 75°36′23″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Wilmington.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Wilmington, DE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 107 kg (235 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Wilmington (ILG).

Distance:
555
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
555

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