# 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
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
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.

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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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