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Louisville International Airport

Louisville Muhammad Ali 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. Details on routes and schedules are available at the information desk. Many area hotels provide courtesy shuttles for guests.


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


Tel: +1 502 368 6524

Car rental

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

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available at the traffic island on the left of the taxi stand.


There are a number of ATMs, shops, cafes and restaurants in the terminal. There is also a bank, bureau de change and shoeshine service. Disabled facilities are good; those with special needs are advised to inform their airline in advance.


Short-term parking is on Level 2 to 4 of the garage, and costs $2 for the first hour, and $2 for each hour thereafter up 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. The express shuttle lot offers long-term parking at $6 a day or $36 a week, and has a two-hour grace period with no charge.



Complimentary WiFi is available.

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