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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Springfield, IL (SPI)

Flight distance from Louisville to Springfield (Louisville International Airport – Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport) is 241 miles / 388 kilometers / 210 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Springfield (SPI) is 327 miles / 526 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (SPI).

How far is Springfield from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 241.369 miles
  • 388.446 kilometers
  • 209.744 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
  • 241.003 miles
  • 387.856 kilometers
  • 209.426 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 Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
City: Springfield, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPI
ICAO Code: KSPI
Coordinates: 39°50′38″N, 89°40′40″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

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Springfield, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 61 kg (133 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Springfield (SPI).

Distance:
241
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
241

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