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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from Louisville to Long Beach (Louisville International Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 1831 miles / 2947 kilometers / 1591 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Long Beach (LGB) is 2098 miles / 3377 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Long Beach.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

How far is Long Beach from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1831.329 miles
  • 2947.238 kilometers
  • 1591.381 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
  • 1827.385 miles
  • 2940.891 kilometers
  • 1587.954 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 Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Long Beach is 3 hours. Long Beach is 3 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Long Beach, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 203 kg (447 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Long Beach (LGB).

Distance:
1831
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1831

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