Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Alamogordo, NM (ALM)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Alamogordo (Lafayette Regional Airport – Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport) is 845 miles / 1361 kilometers / 735 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Alamogordo (ALM) is 1046 miles / 1683 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport (ALM).

How far is Alamogordo from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 845.441 miles
• 1360.605 kilometers
• 734.668 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
• 843.914 miles
• 1358.148 kilometers
• 733.341 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 Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport
City: Alamogordo, NM
Country: United States
IATA Code: ALM
ICAO Code: KALM
Coordinates: 32°50′23″N, 105°59′27″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (306 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Alamogordo (ALM).

Distance:
845
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
845

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