# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Atlanta, GA (ATL)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Atlanta (Lafayette Regional Airport – Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport) is 503 miles / 810 kilometers / 437 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Atlanta (ATL) is 572 miles / 921 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL).

## How far is Atlanta from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 503.029 miles
• 809.546 kilometers
• 437.120 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
• 502.536 miles
• 808.753 kilometers
• 436.691 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 Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City: Atlanta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ATL
ICAO Code: KATL
Coordinates: 33°38′12″N, 84°25′41″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Atlanta is 1 hour. Atlanta is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (218 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Atlanta (ATL).

Distance:
503
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
503

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