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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Distance from Lafayette to Lancaster (Lafayette Regional Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 1118 miles / 1799 kilometers / 971 nautical miles.

How far is Lancaster from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1117.971 miles
  • 1799.200 kilometers
  • 971.490 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
  • 1117.360 miles
  • 1798.217 kilometers
  • 970.960 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS) is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Lancaster is 1 hour. Lancaster is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

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 Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

Map

Lafayette to Lancaster flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Lancaster (LNS).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1118

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