The cheapest times to fly from SDF to MVD are

  • April 2nd to June 10th (except the week of April 9th)
  • July 16th to September 2nd
  • October 15th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from SDF to MVD is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $2734 for Saturday flights during early September, or as low as $1253 for Monday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Montevideo

Flying from Louisville, KY (SDF) to Montevideo (MVD) will usually cost between $1290 to $1714 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $1301. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early September, with an average price of $1961. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $659 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1415 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SDF to MVD flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the SDF to MVD route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

SDF to MVD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SDF to MVD flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Louisville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MVD, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into SDF. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Montevideo, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Louisville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $109 (7%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1395. Return trip prices are from the MVD to SDF flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from SDF to MVD can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 41 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from SDF to MVD while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Ministro Pistarini Airport (EZE) in Ezeiza

  • 142 miles (229 km) away from MVD
  • Usually 10.78% less expensive than MVD
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDF to EZE flights


Flight Hacking SDF to MVD

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from SDF to MVD — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (SDF > JFK > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $918
  • Average savings: $497 (35.12%)

See SDF to JFK flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (SDF > EWR > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $958
  • Average savings: $458 (32.33%)

See SDF to EWR flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (SDF > LGA > MVD)

  • Price for both tickets: $971
  • Average savings: $444 (31.38%)

See SDF to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from SDF to MVD? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: American, COPA, Delta, LATAM, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Carrasco International Airport to Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5390 miles or 8674 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from SDF to MVD?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SDF to MVD flight is about 10 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Louisville, KY and Montevideo?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 20 available flights from SDF to MVD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SDF
Origination airport name Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport
City Louisville, KY
Country the United States
Latitude 38.2
Longitude -85.7

Return Airport

Destination code MVD
Destination airport name Carrasco International Airport
City Montevideo
Country Uruguay
Latitude -34.8
Longitude -56


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