# 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
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
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.

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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

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