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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Jacksonville, FL (JAX)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Jacksonville (Lafayette Regional Airport – Jacksonville International Airport) is 615 miles / 990 kilometers / 535 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Jacksonville (JAX) is 667 miles / 1074 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 30 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Jacksonville International Airport (JAX).

How far is Jacksonville from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 615.438 miles
  • 990.452 kilometers
  • 534.801 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
  • 614.228 miles
  • 988.504 kilometers
  • 533.750 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 Jacksonville International Airport
City: Jacksonville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAX
ICAO Code: KJAX
Coordinates: 30°29′38″N, 81°41′16″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Jacksonville, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 115 kg (253 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Jacksonville (JAX).

Distance:
615
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
615

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