Shepherdsville travel guide

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You're Going to Love Shepherdsville

With a population of 11,222, Shepherdsville is a must-see destination in Kentucky, United States.

When to visit Shepherdsville

Shepherdsville in January
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Shepherdsville in January
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Shepherdsville in July, when the average temperature is 25 °C, and the highest can go up to 33 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is February, when it can get as cold as -6 °C, with an average temperature of 1 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in May, when precipitation is around 114 mm. In contrast, September is usually the driest month of the year in Shepherdsville, with an average rainfall of 74 mm.

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How to Get to Shepherdsville


When flying to Shepherdsville, you’ll arrive at Louisville Airport (SDF), which is located 21 km from the city centre.


Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Shepherdsville. The train journey from Shepherdsville to Nashville takes 3h 25m and costs around $89 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Chicago, expect to pay about $128 for a 7h 05m trip.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Shepherdsville, including Amtrak, Tornado Bus and Greyhound. From Indianapolis, the bus ride to Shepherdsville takes 185 km and will cost you around $126. From Chicago, the ticket costs about $255 for a journey of 684 km.

Airlines serving Shepherdsville

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Alaska Airlines
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Spirit Airlines
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ITA Airways
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Aer Lingus
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Where to stay in Shepherdsville

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Louisville, SO and Best Western Shepherdsville.

Where to stay in popular areas of Shepherdsville

Hiring a car in Shepherdsville

Expect to pay $1.68 per litre in Shepherdsville (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.09 and $26.78. The most frequently booked car type in Shepherdsville is Mini (Chrysler Pacifica or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Toyota Corolla or similar) is, on average, 61% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.