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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Albuquerque, NM (ABQ)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Albuquerque (Lafayette Regional Airport – Albuquerque International Sunport) is 914 miles / 1471 kilometers / 794 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Albuquerque (ABQ) is 1042 miles / 1677 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 30 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Albuquerque.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ).

How far is Albuquerque from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 914.272 miles
  • 1471.378 kilometers
  • 794.480 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
  • 912.941 miles
  • 1469.237 kilometers
  • 793.324 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 Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Albuquerque is 1 hour. Albuquerque is 1 hour behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Albuquerque, NM

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (319 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Albuquerque (ABQ).

Distance:
914
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
914

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