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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Elmira, NY (ELM)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Elmira (Lafayette Regional Airport – Elmira Corning Regional Airport) is 1176 miles / 1893 kilometers / 1022 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Elmira (ELM) is 1420 miles / 2285 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Elmira.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Elmira Corning Regional Airport (ELM).

How far is Elmira from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1176.102 miles
  • 1892.753 kilometers
  • 1022.005 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
  • 1175.946 miles
  • 1892.502 kilometers
  • 1021.869 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 Elmira Corning Regional Airport
City: Elmira, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ELM
ICAO Code: KELM
Coordinates: 42°9′35″N, 76°53′29″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Elmira, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (354 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Elmira (ELM).

Distance:
1176
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1176

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