# Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Mexicali (MXL)

Flight distance from Louisville to Mexicali (Louisville International Airport – Mexicali International Airport) is 1701 miles / 2738 kilometers / 1478 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Mexicali (MXL) is 1996 miles / 3213 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Mexicali International Airport (MXL).

## How far is Mexicali from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1701.020 miles
• 2737.527 kilometers
• 1478.146 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
• 1697.596 miles
• 2732.015 kilometers
• 1475.170 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 Mexicali International Airport
City: Mexicali
Country: Mexico
IATA Code: MXL
ICAO Code: MMML
Coordinates: 32°37′50″N, 115°14′31″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Louisville and Mexicali is 3 hours. Mexicali is 3 hours behind Louisville.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 193 kg (425 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Mexicali (MXL).

Distance:
1701
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1701

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