How far is Louisville from Frankfort?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Louisville and Frankfort is 48.24 miles (77.63 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 48.24 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 06 minutes.

Driving distance

The driving distance from Louisville, Kentucky to Frankfort, Kentucky is: 55.14 miles (88.75 km) by car.

Driving from Louisville to Frankfort will take approximately 00 hours 55 minutes.

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#1 Louisville

County seat of Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States

Population 760026
GPS Coordinates 38°15'15"N 85°45'34"W
Latitude 38.2542400
Longitude -85.7594100
Altitude 142
Country United States
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#2 Frankfort

County seat city in Franklin County, Kentucky, USA and Kentucky federated state capital city

Population 27755
GPS Coordinates 38°12'3"N 84°52'24"W
Latitude 38.2009100
Longitude -84.8732800
Altitude 155
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Louisville and Frankfort

The distance between Louisville and Frankfort is 89 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 59 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Louisville and Frankfort. The current time is 18:47:03.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 01 hours 50 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 01 hours 22 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 06 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 00 hours 55 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 00 hours 47 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 00 hours 44 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 00 hours 41 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 7.37 liters (1.95 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Louisville and Frankfort.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Louisville to Frankfort is $5.62 (diesel $6.11).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $2.89 (Diesel $3.142) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 06, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Louisville and Frankfort (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

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