# 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
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
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.

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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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