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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Rochester, NY (ROC)

Flight distance from Louisville to Rochester (Louisville International Airport – Greater Rochester International Airport) is 544 miles / 875 kilometers / 472 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Rochester (ROC) is 603 miles / 971 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Greater Rochester International Airport (ROC).

How far is Rochester from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 543.623 miles
  • 874.876 kilometers
  • 472.395 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
  • 543.073 miles
  • 873.992 kilometers
  • 471.918 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 Greater Rochester International Airport
City: Rochester, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ROC
ICAO Code: KROC
Coordinates: 43°7′8″N, 77°40′20″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Louisville and Rochester.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Rochester, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (232 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Rochester (ROC).

Distance:
544
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
544

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