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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Milwaukee, WI (MKE)

Flight distance from Louisville to Milwaukee (Louisville International Airport – Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport) is 348 miles / 561 kilometers / 303 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Milwaukee (MKE) is 383 miles / 616 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Milwaukee.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE).

How far is Milwaukee from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 348.366 miles
  • 560.640 kilometers
  • 302.721 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
  • 348.691 miles
  • 561.164 kilometers
  • 303.005 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 Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport
City: Milwaukee, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKE
ICAO Code: KMKE
Coordinates: 42°56′49″N, 87°53′47″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Milwaukee is 1 hour. Milwaukee is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Milwaukee, WI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (168 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Milwaukee (MKE).

Distance:
348
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
348

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