Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Kansas City.
Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).
How far is Kansas City from Louisville?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Louisville and Kansas City. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 490.979 miles
- 790.155 kilometers
- 426.649 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
- 489.838 miles
- 788.317 kilometers
- 425.657 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Louisville and Kansas City is 1 hour. Kansas City is 1 hour behind Louisville.
Kansas City, MO
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (214 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Louisville (SDF) → Kansas City (MCI).