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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Indianapolis, IN (IND)

Flight distance from Louisville to Indianapolis (Louisville International Airport – Indianapolis International Airport) is 111 miles / 178 kilometers / 96 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Indianapolis (IND) is 129 miles / 207 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Indianapolis International Airport (IND).

How far is Indianapolis from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 110.599 miles
  • 177.992 kilometers
  • 96.108 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
  • 110.746 miles
  • 178.229 kilometers
  • 96.236 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Indianapolis.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Indianapolis, IN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 41 kg (91 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Indianapolis (IND).

Distance:
111
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
111

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