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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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El Paso, TX

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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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