Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Los Angeles.
Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
How far is Los Angeles from Lafayette?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1566.810 miles
- 2521.536 kilometers
- 1361.520 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
- 1563.786 miles
- 2516.670 kilometers
- 1358.893 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Lafayette and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Lafayette.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 184 kg (405 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lafayette (LFT) → Los Angeles (LAX).