Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Paducah, KY (PAH)

Flight distance from Louisville to Paducah (Louisville International Airport – Barkley Regional Airport) is 183 miles / 295 kilometers / 159 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Paducah (PAH) is 221 miles / 355 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Barkley Regional Airport (PAH).

How far is Paducah from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 183.482 miles
  • 295.286 kilometers
  • 159.442 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
  • 183.184 miles
  • 294.806 kilometers
  • 159.183 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 Barkley Regional Airport
City: Paducah, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PAH
ICAO Code: KPAH
Coordinates: 37°3′38″N, 88°46′25″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Paducah, KY

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Paducah (PAH).

Distance:
183
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
183

Round trip?