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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Crescent City, CA (CEC)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Crescent City (Lafayette Regional Airport – Del Norte County Airport) is 1960 miles / 3155 kilometers / 1703 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Crescent City (CEC) is 2471 miles / 3977 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 20 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Crescent City.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Del Norte County Airport (CEC).

How far is Crescent City from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1960.305 miles
  • 3154.806 kilometers
  • 1703.459 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
  • 1957.287 miles
  • 3149.948 kilometers
  • 1700.836 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 Del Norte County Airport
City: Crescent City, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CEC
ICAO Code: KCEC
Coordinates: 41°46′48″N, 124°14′13″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Crescent City is 2 hours. Crescent City is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Crescent City, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 214 kg (472 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Crescent City (CEC).

Distance:
1960
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1960

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