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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Oakland, CA (OAK)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Oakland (Lafayette Regional Airport – Oakland International Airport) is 1803 miles / 2902 kilometers / 1567 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Oakland (OAK) is 2105 miles / 3387 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 11 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Oakland.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Oakland International Airport (OAK).

How far is Oakland from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1802.956 miles
  • 2901.576 kilometers
  • 1566.726 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
  • 1799.750 miles
  • 2896.418 kilometers
  • 1563.940 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 Oakland International Airport
City: Oakland, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OAK
ICAO Code: KOAK
Coordinates: 37°43′16″N, 122°13′15″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Oakland, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 200 kg (442 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Oakland (OAK).

Distance:
1803
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1803

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