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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Plattsburgh, NY (PBG)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Plattsburgh (Lafayette Regional Airport – Plattsburgh International Airport) is 1418 miles / 2282 kilometers / 1232 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Plattsburgh (PBG) is 1697 miles / 2731 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Plattsburgh International Airport (PBG).

How far is Plattsburgh from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1418.199 miles
  • 2282.370 kilometers
  • 1232.381 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
  • 1417.828 miles
  • 2281.773 kilometers
  • 1232.059 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 Plattsburgh International Airport
City: Plattsburgh, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBG
ICAO Code: KPBG
Coordinates: 44°39′3″N, 73°28′5″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Plattsburgh, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 174 kg (384 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Plattsburgh (PBG).

Distance:
1418
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1418

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