# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Allentown, PA (ABE)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Allentown (Lafayette Regional Airport – Lehigh Valley International Airport) is 1176 miles / 1892 kilometers / 1022 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Allentown (ABE) is 1334 miles / 2147 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE).

## How far is Allentown from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1175.715 miles
• 1892.130 kilometers
• 1021.668 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
• 1175.050 miles
• 1891.060 kilometers
• 1021.091 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 Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B Lehigh Valley International Airport
City: Allentown, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ABE
ICAO Code: KABE
Coordinates: 40°39′7″N, 75°26′26″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Allentown is 1 hour. Allentown is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (354 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Allentown (ABE).

Distance:
1176
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1176

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