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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Louisville to Reno (Louisville International Airport – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 1827 miles / 2941 kilometers / 1588 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Reno (RNO) is 2106 miles / 3389 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

How far is Reno from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1827.385 miles
  • 2940.892 kilometers
  • 1587.955 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
  • 1822.959 miles
  • 2933.768 kilometers
  • 1584.108 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 Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Reno, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 202 kg (446 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
1827
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1827

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