# 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
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
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.

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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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