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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Allentown, PA

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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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