# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Long Beach, CA (LGB)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Long Beach (Lafayette Regional Airport – Long Beach Airport) is 1552 miles / 2497 kilometers / 1348 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Long Beach (LGB) is 1765 miles / 2841 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 7 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Long Beach.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Long Beach Airport (LGB).

## How far is Long Beach from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1551.790 miles
• 2497.364 kilometers
• 1348.468 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
• 1548.791 miles
• 2492.537 kilometers
• 1345.863 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 Long Beach Airport
City: Long Beach, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LGB
ICAO Code: KLGB
Coordinates: 33°49′3″N, 118°9′7″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Long Beach is 2 hours. Long Beach is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (403 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Long Beach (LGB).

Distance:
1552
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1552

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