# Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Louisville to Jackson (Louisville International Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 250 miles / 402 kilometers / 217 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Jackson (MKL) is 306 miles / 492 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 16 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Jackson.

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

## How far is Jackson from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 250.037 miles
• 402.396 kilometers
• 217.276 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
• 249.999 miles
• 402.335 kilometers
• 217.243 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
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″W

B McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport
City: Jackson, TN
Country: United States
IATA Code: MKL
ICAO Code: KMKL
Coordinates: 35°35′59″N, 88°54′56″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (136 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Jackson (MKL).

Distance:
250
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
250

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