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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Providence, RI (PVD)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Providence (Lafayette Regional Airport – Providence T. F. Green Airport) is 1394 miles / 2244 kilometers / 1212 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 8 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Providence (PVD) is 1590 miles / 2559 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 22 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Providence T. F. Green Airport (PVD).

How far is Providence from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1394.232 miles
  • 2243.799 kilometers
  • 1211.555 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
  • 1393.063 miles
  • 2241.917 kilometers
  • 1210.538 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 Providence T. F. Green Airport
City: Providence, RI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PVD
ICAO Code: KPVD
Coordinates: 41°43′57″N, 71°25′13″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CDT

Providence, RI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (369 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Providence (PVD).

Distance:
1394
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1394

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