# 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
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
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.

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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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