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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Nuevo Laredo (NLD)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Nuevo Laredo (Lafayette Regional Airport – Nuevo Laredo International Airport) is 498 miles / 801 kilometers / 432 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Nuevo Laredo (NLD) is 577 miles / 928 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Nuevo Laredo.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Nuevo Laredo International Airport (NLD).

How far is Nuevo Laredo from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 497.504 miles
  • 800.655 kilometers
  • 432.319 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
  • 496.937 miles
  • 799.743 kilometers
  • 431.827 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 Nuevo Laredo International Airport
City: Nuevo Laredo
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: NLD
ICAO Code: MMNL
Coordinates: 27°26′38″N, 99°34′13″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Nuevo Laredo.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (217 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Nuevo Laredo (NLD).

Distance:
498
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
498

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