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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Newport News, VA (PHF)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Newport News (Lafayette Regional Airport – Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport) is 1011 miles / 1626 kilometers / 878 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Newport News (PHF) is 1157 miles / 1862 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Newport News.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF).

How far is Newport News from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1010.652 miles
  • 1626.487 kilometers
  • 878.233 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
  • 1009.536 miles
  • 1624.690 kilometers
  • 877.262 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 Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport
City: Newport News, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHF
ICAO Code: KPHF
Coordinates: 37°7′54″N, 76°29′34″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 151 kg (334 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Newport News (PHF).

Distance:
1011
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1011

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