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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Charleston, SC (CHS)

Distance from Lafayette to Charleston (Lafayette Regional Airport – Charleston International Airport) is 728 miles / 1172 kilometers / 633 nautical miles.

How far is Charleston from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 728.411 miles
  • 1172.263 kilometers
  • 632.971 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
  • 727.161 miles
  • 1170.252 kilometers
  • 631.885 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Charleston International Airport (CHS) is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (281 pounds).

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 Charleston International Airport
City: Charleston, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CHS
ICAO Code: KCHS
Coordinates: 32°53′54″N, 80°2′25″W

Map

Lafayette to Charleston flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Charleston (CHS).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
728

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