# Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Akutan, AK (KQA)

Flight distance from Louisville to Akutan (Louisville International Airport – Akutan Seaplane Base) is 3776 miles / 6078 kilometers / 3282 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 39 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Louisville to Akutan.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Akutan Seaplane Base (KQA).

## How far is Akutan from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3776.428 miles
• 6077.572 kilometers
• 3281.626 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
• 3766.807 miles
• 6062.089 kilometers
• 3273.266 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
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″W

B Akutan Seaplane Base
City: Akutan, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: KQA
ICAO Code: KQA
Coordinates: 54°7′56″N, 165°47′6″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 429 kg (945 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Akutan (KQA).

Distance:
3776
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3776

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