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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Yakima, WA (YKM)

Flight distance from Louisville to Yakima (Louisville International Airport – Yakima Air Terminal) is 1856 miles / 2987 kilometers / 1613 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Yakima (YKM) is 2234 miles / 3596 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Louisville International Airport (SDF) and Yakima Air Terminal (YKM).

How far is Yakima from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1855.945 miles
  • 2986.854 kilometers
  • 1612.772 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
  • 1851.724 miles
  • 2980.061 kilometers
  • 1609.104 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 Yakima Air Terminal
City: Yakima, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: YKM
ICAO Code: KYKM
Coordinates: 46°34′5″N, 120°32′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Yakima, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 205 kg (451 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Yakima (YKM).

Distance:
1856
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1856

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