# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Alamosa, CO (ALS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Alamosa (Lafayette Regional Airport – San Luis Valley Regional Airport) is 940 miles / 1512 kilometers / 816 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Alamosa (ALS) is 1097 miles / 1765 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Alamosa.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and San Luis Valley Regional Airport (ALS).

## How far is Alamosa from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 939.579 miles
• 1512.106 kilometers
• 816.472 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
• 938.783 miles
• 1510.825 kilometers
• 815.780 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 San Luis Valley Regional Airport
City: Alamosa, CO
Country: United States
IATA Code: ALS
ICAO Code: KALS
Coordinates: 37°26′5″N, 105°52′1″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (323 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Alamosa (ALS).

Distance:
940
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
940

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