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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Pierre, SD (PIR)

Flight distance from Louisville to Pierre (Louisville International Airport – Pierre Regional Airport) is 868 miles / 1398 kilometers / 755 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Pierre (PIR) is 1097 miles / 1766 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Pierre Regional Airport (PIR).

How far is Pierre from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 868.375 miles
  • 1397.514 kilometers
  • 754.597 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
  • 866.945 miles
  • 1395.212 kilometers
  • 753.354 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 Pierre Regional Airport
City: Pierre, SD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIR
ICAO Code: KPIR
Coordinates: 44°22′57″N, 100°17′9″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Pierre, SD

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 141 kg (311 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Pierre (PIR).

Distance:
868
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
868

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