# How far is Tampa, FL, from Louisville, KY?

The distance between Louisville (Louisville International Airport) and Tampa (Tampa International Airport) is 727 miles / 1170 kilometers / 632 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Tampa (TPA) is 879 miles / 1414 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 16 hours 7 minutes.

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1170
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632
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1 h 52 min
127 kg

## Distance from Louisville to Tampa

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Louisville to Tampa. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 726.857 miles
• 1169.763 kilometers
• 631.621 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 728.523 miles
• 1172.444 kilometers
• 633.069 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Louisville to Tampa?

The estimated flight time from Louisville International Airport to Tampa International Airport is 1 hour and 52 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Tampa International Airport (TPA)

On average, flying from Louisville to Tampa generates about 127 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 127 kilograms equals 281 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Louisville to Tampa

See the map of the shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

## Airport information

Origin Louisville International Airport
City: Louisville, KY
Country: United States
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″W
Destination Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W