# 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
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
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.

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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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