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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and La Crosse, WI (LSE)

Flight distance from Louisville to La Crosse (Louisville International Airport – La Crosse Regional Airport) is 488 miles / 785 kilometers / 424 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to La Crosse (LSE) is 582 miles / 937 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to La Crosse.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE).

How far is La Crosse from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 487.793 miles
  • 785.027 kilometers
  • 423.880 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
  • 487.761 miles
  • 784.975 kilometers
  • 423.852 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 La Crosse Regional Airport
City: La Crosse, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LSE
ICAO Code: KLSE
Coordinates: 43°52′44″N, 91°15′24″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and La Crosse is 1 hour. La Crosse is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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La Crosse, WI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (213 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → La Crosse (LSE).

Distance:
488
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
488

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