# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and El Paso, TX (ELP)

Flight distance from Lafayette to El Paso (Lafayette Regional Airport – El Paso International Airport) is 860 miles / 1385 kilometers / 748 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to El Paso (ELP) is 958 miles / 1541 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 37 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to El Paso.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and El Paso International Airport (ELP).

## How far is El Paso from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 860.373 miles
• 1384.636 kilometers
• 747.643 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
• 858.718 miles
• 1381.972 kilometers
• 746.205 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 El Paso International Airport
City: El Paso, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: ELP
ICAO Code: KELP
Coordinates: 31°48′25″N, 106°22′40″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and El Paso is 1 hour. El Paso is 1 hour behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (309 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → El Paso (ELP).

Distance:
860
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
860

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