The cheapest times to fly from SDF to PUW are

  • January 8th to March 4th
  • April 9th to April 22nd
  • July 2nd to July 22nd
  • August 6th to September 2nd (except the week of August 13th)

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 PUW is late January. Prices can be as high as $1400 for Sunday flights during early January, or as low as $460 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Pullman

Flying from Louisville, KY (SDF) to Pullman, WA (PUW) will usually cost between $514 to $1072 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $536. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $942. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $407 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $795 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SDF to PUW flight.

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

SDF to PUW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SDF to PUW flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Louisville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $370 (38%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $603. Return trip prices are from the PUW 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 PUW can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 4 hour 2 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 PUW while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Missoula International Airport (MSO) in Missoula, MT

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from PUW
  • Usually 39.25% less expensive than PUW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDF to MSO flights

Destination alternative #2: Spokane International Airport (GEG) in Spokane, WA

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from PUW
  • Usually 38.74% less expensive than PUW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDF to GEG flights

Destination alternative #3: Tri Cities Airport (PSC) in Pasco/Kennewick/Richland, WA

  • 101 miles (163 km) away from PUW
  • Usually 26.54% less expensive than PUW
  • 1-layover flights available

See SDF to PSC flights

Destination alternative #4: Walla Walla Regional Airport (ALW) in Walla Walla, WA

  • 72 miles (116 km) away from PUW
  • Usually 6.67% less expensive than PUW
  • 2-layover flights available

See SDF to ALW flights


Flight Hacking SDF to PUW

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 PUW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Los Angeles, CA (SDF > LAX > PUW)

  • Price for both tickets: $608
  • Average savings: $187 (23.52%)

See SDF to LAX flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (SDF > SEA > PUW)

  • Price for both tickets: $631
  • Average savings: $165 (20.69%)

See SDF to SEA flights

Hack #3: Las Vegas, NV (SDF > LAS > PUW)

  • Price for both tickets: $664
  • Average savings: $131 (16.48%)

See SDF to LAS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Pullman Moscow Regional Airport to Louisville International-Standiford Field Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1691 miles or 2721 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SDF to PUW flight is about 4 hour 2 minutes.

How many flights go between Louisville, KY and Pullman, WA?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeSDF
Origination airport nameLouisville International-Standiford Field Airport
CityLouisville, KY
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codePUW
Destination airport namePullman Moscow Regional Airport
CityPullman, WA
Countrythe United States


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