Cheap Flight Deals From Los Angeles (QLA) to Louisville (SDF) Starting at $40

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Airfares from $40 One Way, $80 Round Trip from Los Angeles to Louisville

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More About Flying To Louisville from Los Angeles

Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Louisville

Origin Airport IATA Code QLA
Destination Airport IATA Code SDF
Distance 1837 mi
Direct Flight Airlines Spirit Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival 8:26PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 8:26PM UTC

Fly from Los Angeles to Louisville

When you travel on Route 1 to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to fly from Los Angeles to Louisville, the flight time will be about four hours and 10 minutes. After you land, you can enjoy Louisville sights, such as the Kentucky Derby Museum, and tour Churchill Downs.


Choose from many city attractions, such as the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, the Muhammad Ali Center or the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum. For outdoor activities, try the Louisville Zoo and Louisville Waterfront Park, with splash ponds, playgrounds and bike riding or walking. Shopping malls include St. Matthews or Jefferson Mall, and you can hear live concerts at the Louisville Palace. For interesting neighborhoods, go to Historic Frankfort Avenue, where you can ride a trolley car and see the Victorian homes, restaurants and shops. Fourth Street Live in the business district has street entertainment and bars for an evening of fun. Going east to Lexington on I-64, you can tour the Mary Todd-Lincoln House or enjoy horse racing at Keeneland.

Hints and tips

After you fly from Los Angeles to Louisville and land at Louisville International Airport (SDF), you can expect winter temperatures below 50 degrees and summer temperatures above 78 degrees. Nearby hubs are at Hebron and Indianapolis, Indiana. Major routes are I-71 to Cincinnati and I-65 to Nashville, Tennessee. Of the major annual events, the Kentucky Derby Festival and Marathon are among the largest.

Frequently asked questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Louisville now?
Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most up-to-date info on travel restrictions and quarantine when flying from Los Angeles to Louisville.
Are there non-stop flights from Los Angeles to Louisville?
Yes, there is. Spirit Airlines will fly you directly from LAX to Louisville Intl. Airport (SDF), so you won’t have to worry about lengthy layovers or missing that connecting flight.
What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Louisville?
The quickest flight time from Los Angeles to Louisville is 4 hours and 40 minutes, which gives you plenty of time to indulge in a drink or lose yourself in a good book.
What airlines fly from Los Angeles to Louisville most frequently?
If you’re searching for the airline with the most flights from Los Angeles Intl. Airport (LAX) to Louisville Intl. Airport (SDF), buckle up and take off with Spirit Airlines. This airline offers 30 flights every month along this route.
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Louisville?
We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it’s good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Louisville have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you’ll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.
Are there flights to Louisville with flexible change policies?
In most cases you’ll have the option to reschedule your flight to Louisville without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the “no change fees” filter and book with confidence.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?
Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2021 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.
What is the cheapest month to fly?
We won’t keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data from 2021, the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all in the shortest month of the year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is during the height of summer in July, and in the holiday month of December.*According to flight demand on from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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