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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Albany, NY (ALB)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Albany (Lafayette Regional Airport – Albany International Airport) is 1327 miles / 2135 kilometers / 1153 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Albany (ALB) is 1550 miles / 2495 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 25 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Albany International Airport (ALB).

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)
  • 1326.519 miles
  • 2134.825 kilometers
  • 1152.713 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
  • 1325.920 miles
  • 2133.861 kilometers
  • 1152.193 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 Albany International Airport
City: Albany, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALB
ICAO Code: KALB
Coordinates: 42°44′53″N, 73°48′6″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, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (372 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Albany (ALB).

Distance:
1327
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1327

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