# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Aspen, CO (ASE)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Aspen (Lafayette Regional Airport – Aspen–Pitkin County Airport) is 1048 miles / 1687 kilometers / 911 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Aspen (ASE) is 1221 miles / 1965 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE).

## How far is Aspen from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1048.324 miles
• 1687.114 kilometers
• 910.969 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
• 1047.691 miles
• 1686.095 kilometers
• 910.419 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 Aspen–Pitkin County Airport
City: Aspen, CO
Country: United States
IATA Code: ASE
ICAO Code: KASE
Coordinates: 39°13′23″N, 106°52′8″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 154 kg (339 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Aspen (ASE).

Distance:
1048
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1048

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