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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Piedras Negras (PDS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Piedras Negras (Lafayette Regional Airport – Piedras Negras International Airport) is 527 miles / 847 kilometers / 458 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Piedras Negras (PDS) is 562 miles / 904 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Piedras Negras.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Piedras Negras International Airport (PDS).

How far is Piedras Negras from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 526.610 miles
  • 847.496 kilometers
  • 457.611 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
  • 525.711 miles
  • 846.050 kilometers
  • 456.830 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 Piedras Negras International Airport
City: Piedras Negras
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: PDS
ICAO Code: MMPG
Coordinates: 28°37′38″N, 100°32′6″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Piedras Negras.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Piedras Negras

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 103 kg (226 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Piedras Negras (PDS).

Distance:
527
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
527

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