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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and New York, NY (LGA)

Flight distance from Louisville to New York (Louisville International Airport – New York LaGuardia Airport) is 659 miles / 1060 kilometers / 572 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to New York (LGA) is 784 miles / 1262 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 57 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to New York.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA).

How far is New York from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 658.600 miles
  • 1059.913 kilometers
  • 572.307 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
  • 657.170 miles
  • 1057.612 kilometers
  • 571.065 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and New York.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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New York, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (264 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → New York (LGA).

Distance:
659
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
659

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