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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Philadelphia, PA (PHL)

Flight distance from Louisville to Philadelphia (Louisville International Airport – Philadelphia International Airport) is 576 miles / 928 kilometers / 501 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Philadelphia (PHL) is 700 miles / 1127 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).

How far is Philadelphia from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 576.372 miles
  • 927.580 kilometers
  • 500.853 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
  • 575.060 miles
  • 925.469 kilometers
  • 499.713 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 Philadelphia International Airport
City: Philadelphia, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHL
ICAO Code: KPHL
Coordinates: 39°52′18″N, 75°14′27″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Philadelphia.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Philadelphia, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 110 kg (242 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Philadelphia (PHL).

Distance:
576
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
576

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