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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Las Vegas, NV (LAS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Las Vegas (Lafayette Regional Airport – Las Vegas McCarran International Airport) is 1399 miles / 2251 kilometers / 1215 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Las Vegas (LAS) is 1606 miles / 2585 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Las Vegas.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Las Vegas McCarran International Airport (LAS).

How far is Las Vegas from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1398.729 miles
  • 2251.036 kilometers
  • 1215.462 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
  • 1396.321 miles
  • 2247.161 kilometers
  • 1213.370 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 Las Vegas McCarran International Airport
City: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAS
ICAO Code: KLAS
Coordinates: 36°4′48″N, 115°9′7″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Las Vegas is 2 hours. Las Vegas is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Las Vegas, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 173 kg (382 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Las Vegas (LAS).

Distance:
1399
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1399

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