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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Lubbock, TX (LBB)

Flight distance from Louisville to Lubbock (Louisville International Airport – Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport) is 953 miles / 1533 kilometers / 828 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Lubbock (LBB) is 1109 miles / 1784 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport (LBB).

How far is Lubbock from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 952.758 miles
  • 1533.316 kilometers
  • 827.924 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
  • 951.045 miles
  • 1530.559 kilometers
  • 826.436 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 Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport
City: Lubbock, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBB
ICAO Code: KLBB
Coordinates: 33°39′48″N, 101°49′22″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Lubbock is 1 hour. Lubbock is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Lubbock, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Lubbock (LBB).

Distance:
953
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
953

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