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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Pittsburgh, PA (PIT)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Pittsburgh (Lafayette Regional Airport – Pittsburgh International Airport) is 970 miles / 1560 kilometers / 843 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Pittsburgh (PIT) is 1192 miles / 1918 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 58 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Pittsburgh.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT).

How far is Pittsburgh from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 969.625 miles
  • 1560.460 kilometers
  • 842.581 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
  • 969.775 miles
  • 1560.701 kilometers
  • 842.711 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 Pittsburgh International Airport
City: Pittsburgh, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIT
ICAO Code: KPIT
Coordinates: 40°29′29″N, 80°13′58″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Pittsburgh, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Pittsburgh (PIT).

Distance:
970
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
970

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