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There are 5 ways to get from St. John's to Louisville by plane, bus, car or car ferry

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Fly to Louisville  •  13h 35m

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Louisville (SDF) YYT - SDF

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Fly to Indianapolis, bus  •  16h 7m

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Indianapolis (IND) YYT - IND
  2. Take the bus from Indianapolis to Louisville

3 alternative options

Fly to Covington, bus  •  13h 4m

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Covington (CVG) YYT - CVG
  2. Take the bus from Cincinnati to Louisville

Fly to Lexington, bus  •  17h 5m

  1. Fly from St Johns (YYT) to Lexington (LEX) YYT - LEX
  2. Take the bus from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY

Drive, car ferry  •  47h 27m

  1. Drive from St. John's to Port aux Basques
  2. Take the car ferry from Port aux Basques to North Sydney, NS
  3. Drive from North Sydney, NS to Louisville

St Johns (YYT) to Louisville (SDF) flights

The flight time between St Johns (YYT) and Louisville (SDF) is around 13h 23m and covers a distance of around 1787 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 5h 55m. Services are operated by Air Canada, United Airlines, WestJet and others. Typically 181 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

181 Weekly Planes
13h 23m Average Duration
$213 Cheapest Price
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days prior to boarding for air passengers 2 years of age or older
  • Unvaccinated travellers are recommended to quarantine for a minimum of 7 days; take a COVID-19 test 3 days after arriving. If test is positive arrivals need to self-isolate until fully recovered
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The most affordable way to get from St. John's to Louisville is to fly and bus, which costs $230 - $800 and takes 13h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from St. John's to Louisville is to fly and bus which costs $230 - $800 and takes 13h 4m.

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The distance between St. John's and Louisville is 1786 miles.

It takes approximately 13h 35m to get from St. John's to Louisville, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from St Johns Airport to Louisville Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 37m and has one stopover.

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Louisville is 1h 30m behind St. John's. It is currently 3:51 AM in St. John's and 2:21 AM in Louisville.

Southwest Airlines, WestJet, Delta and two other airlines offer flights from St Johns Airport to Louisville Airport.

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There are 174+ hotels available in Louisville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from St. John's to St Johns Airport is to line 14 bus which takes 20 min and costs $0 - $3.

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Map of how to get from St. John's to Louisville.
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  • Distance: 1785.9 miles
  • Duration: 13h 35m

What companies run services between St. John's, NL, Canada and Louisville, KY, USA?

Air Canada, United Airlines and four other airlines fly from St. John's to Louisville hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Orlando, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 41m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
13h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Orlando
Ave. Duration
9h 47m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
12h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Orlando, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Montreal, Detroit
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Montreal, Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
11h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Montreal, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Montreal, Newark
Ave. Duration
13h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Ottawa, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 4m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13h 24m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, Newark
Ave. Duration
14h 53m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Toronto
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Montreal, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Toronto, Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 18m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Halifax, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
12h 16m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Montreal, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Ottawa, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 37m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 19m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Montreal, Newark
Ave. Duration
14h 33m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Montreal, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
15h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9h 51m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, Newark
Ave. Duration
11h 48m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Montreal, Newark
Ave. Duration
12h 46m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
11h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from St Johns to Covington via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
11h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Indianapolis via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
14h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Toronto, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Toronto, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Toronto, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
11h 12m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from St Johns to Lexington via Montreal, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11h 43m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from St Johns to Louisville via Orlando
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Cincinnati to Louisville
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $24
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Indianapolis to Louisville
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Amtrak Thruway

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Indianapolis Amtrak Station to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Child 2-12
$11 - $17
Adult
$23 - $35
Hoosier Ride
Phone
+1 800-544-2383
Website
hoosierride.com
Bus from Indianapolis, IN to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$19 - $27
Bus from Lexington, KY to Louisville, KY
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Book at
hoosierride.com
Child Fares
$15 - $22
Ferry operators
Marine Atlantic
Phone
+1 800-341-7981
Website
marineatlantic.ca
Car ferry from Port aux Basques to North Sydney, NS
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $95
Schedules at
marineatlantic.ca
Adults
$35
Standard vehicle
$92
Bicycles
$15
Motorcycles
$47

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