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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Atlanta, GA

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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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