# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Modesto, CA (MOD)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Modesto (Lafayette Regional Airport – Modesto City–County Airport) is 1733 miles / 2789 kilometers / 1506 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Modesto (MOD) is 2039 miles / 3282 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 3 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Modesto City–County Airport (MOD).

## How far is Modesto from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1733.266 miles
• 2789.421 kilometers
• 1506.167 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
• 1730.226 miles
• 2784.528 kilometers
• 1503.525 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 Modesto City–County Airport
City: Modesto, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: MOD
ICAO Code: KMOD
Coordinates: 37°37′32″N, 120°57′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Modesto is 2 hours. Modesto is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 195 kg (430 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Modesto (MOD).

Distance:
1733
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1733

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