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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Distance from Lafayette to Palmdale (Lafayette Regional Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1551 miles / 2496 kilometers / 1348 nautical miles.

How far is Palmdale from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1550.905 miles
  • 2495.940 kilometers
  • 1347.700 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
  • 1547.969 miles
  • 2491.215 kilometers
  • 1345.149 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD) is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Palmdale is 2 hours. Palmdale is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

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Lafayette, LA

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Palmdale, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 170 kg (374 pounds).

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 Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Map

Lafayette to Palmdale flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Palmdale (PMD).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1551

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