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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from Louisville to Palmdale (Louisville International Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1810 miles / 2913 kilometers / 1573 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Palmdale (PMD) is 2065 miles / 3324 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 37 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

How far is Palmdale from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1810.331 miles
  • 2913.445 kilometers
  • 1573.134 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
  • 1806.320 miles
  • 2906.991 kilometers
  • 1569.649 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 Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Palmdale, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 201 kg (443 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Palmdale (PMD).

Distance:
1810
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1810

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