Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Philadelphia.
Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Philadelphia International Airport (PHL).
How far is Philadelphia from Lafayette?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Philadelphia. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1156.779 miles
- 1861.655 kilometers
- 1005.213 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
- 1155.942 miles
- 1860.309 kilometers
- 1004.486 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Lafayette and Philadelphia is 1 hour. Philadelphia is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lafayette (LFT) → Philadelphia (PHL).