Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Carlsbad.
Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM).
How far is Carlsbad from Lafayette?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Carlsbad. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 740.644 miles
- 1191.952 kilometers
- 643.602 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
- 739.293 miles
- 1189.776 kilometers
- 642.428 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Lafayette and Carlsbad is 1 hour. Carlsbad is 1 hour behind Lafayette.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (284 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lafayette (LFT) → Carlsbad (CNM).