# 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
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
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.

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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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