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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Jamestown, ND (JMS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Jamestown (Lafayette Regional Airport – Jamestown Regional Airport) is 1208 miles / 1944 kilometers / 1050 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 47 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Jamestown (JMS) is 1461 miles / 2351 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Jamestown Regional Airport (JMS).

How far is Jamestown from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1208.020 miles
  • 1944.119 kilometers
  • 1049.740 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
  • 1209.611 miles
  • 1946.680 kilometers
  • 1051.123 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 Jamestown Regional Airport
City: Jamestown, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JMS
ICAO Code: KJMS
Coordinates: 46°55′46″N, 98°40′41″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Jamestown.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Jamestown, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Jamestown (JMS).

Distance:
1208
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1208

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