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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Flight distance from Louisville to Lihue (Louisville International Airport – Lihue Airport) is 4435 miles / 7137 kilometers / 3854 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path from Louisville to Lihue.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Lihue Airport (LIH).

How far is Lihue from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4434.865 miles
  • 7137.224 kilometers
  • 3853.793 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
  • 4427.654 miles
  • 7125.618 kilometers
  • 3847.526 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 Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Lihue is 6 hours. Lihue is 6 hours behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Lihue, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 511 kg (1 127 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Lihue (LIH).

Distance:
4435
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4435

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