# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Bridgeport, CT (BDR)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Bridgeport (Lafayette Regional Airport – Sikorsky Memorial Airport) is 1298 miles / 2088 kilometers / 1128 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 57 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Bridgeport (BDR) is 1481 miles / 2383 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Sikorsky Memorial Airport (BDR).

## How far is Bridgeport from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1297.709 miles
• 2088.461 kilometers
• 1127.679 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
• 1296.735 miles
• 2086.892 kilometers
• 1126.832 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 Sikorsky Memorial Airport
City: Bridgeport, CT
Country: United States
IATA Code: BDR
ICAO Code: KBDR
Coordinates: 41°9′48″N, 73°7′34″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Bridgeport (BDR).

Distance:
1298
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1298

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