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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Albany, GA (ABY)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Albany (Lafayette Regional Airport – Southwest Georgia Regional Airport) is 472 miles / 760 kilometers / 410 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Albany (ABY) is 531 miles / 855 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Southwest Georgia Regional Airport (ABY).

How far is Albany from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 471.961 miles
  • 759.547 kilometers
  • 410.123 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
  • 471.106 miles
  • 758.172 kilometers
  • 409.380 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 Southwest Georgia Regional Airport
City: Albany, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABY
ICAO Code: KABY
Coordinates: 31°32′7″N, 84°11′40″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Albany, GA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 94 kg (208 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Albany (ABY).

Distance:
472
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
472

Round trip?