Louisville International Airport

Louisville International Airport (SDF)


The airport is located six miles (10km) from central Louisville.

Getting to the city

TARC buses travel to Louisville city centre at regular intervals, from the island on the east end of the terminal. Details on routes and schedules are available at the information desk. Many area hotels provide courtesy shuttles for guests.


GMT -5 (GMT -4 from the second Sunday in March to the first Sunday in November).


Tel: +1 502 367 4636.

Car rental

Eight car hire companies are represented at the airport. These are Alamo, Avis, Budget, Dollar, Hertz, Enterprise, National and Thrifty. Car hire desks are in the baggage claim area.

Airport Taxis

Cabs are available at the traffic island on the left of the taxi stand. Shared rides are available, inquire at the taxi stand for more information.


There are a number of ATMs, shops, cafes and restaurants in the terminal. The business centre in Departures offers internet, fax and photocopy services. There is also a bank, bureau de change, post box, and game room. Disabled facilities are good; those with special needs are advised to inform their airline in advance.


Short-term parking is on Level 1 of the garage, and costs $1 for the first hour, and $1 per half hour thereafter to a daily maximum of $19. Medium-term parking is on Levels 1-3 of the garage, and costs $2 for the first hour, and $2 per hour thereafter to a daily maximum of $13 and a weekly rate of $78. The surface lot has long-term parking, charged at $9 per day and $54 per week.




Wifi is available for a fee through Boingo.

Louisville International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.