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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Palm Springs (Lafayette Regional Airport – Palm Springs International Airport) is 1457 miles / 2345 kilometers / 1266 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Palm Springs (PSP) is 1657 miles / 2667 kilometers and travel time by car is about 27 hours 15 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Palm Springs.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP).

How far is Palm Springs from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1457.297 miles
  • 2345.292 kilometers
  • 1266.356 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
  • 1454.506 miles
  • 2340.800 kilometers
  • 1263.931 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 Palm Springs International Airport
City: Palm Springs, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Palm Springs is 2 hours. Palm Springs is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Palm Springs, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 177 kg (390 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Palm Springs (PSP).

Distance:
1457
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1457

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