# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Lafayette, LA (LFT)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Lafayette (Los Angeles International Airport – Lafayette Regional Airport) is 1567 miles / 2522 kilometers / 1362 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Lafayette (LFT) is 1781 miles / 2866 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 19 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Lafayette.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT).

## How far is Lafayette from Los Angeles?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Lafayette. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1566.810 miles
• 2521.536 kilometers
• 1361.520 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 1563.786 miles
• 2516.670 kilometers
• 1358.893 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Lafayette is 2 hours. Lafayette is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (405 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Lafayette (LFT).

Distance:
1567
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1567

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