# 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
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
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.

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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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