# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and St Petersburg, FL (PIE)

Flight distance from Lafayette to St Petersburg (Lafayette Regional Airport – St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport) is 584 miles / 940 kilometers / 508 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to St Petersburg (PIE) is 785 miles / 1263 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 37 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to St Petersburg.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport (PIE).

## How far is St Petersburg from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 584.340 miles
• 940.404 kilometers
• 507.778 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
• 583.446 miles
• 938.966 kilometers
• 507.001 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 St. Pete–Clearwater International Airport
City: St Petersburg, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: PIE
ICAO Code: KPIE
Coordinates: 27°54′36″N, 82°41′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 111 kg (244 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → St Petersburg (PIE).

Distance:
584
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
584

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