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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Lafayette to San Diego (Lafayette Regional Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 1495 miles / 2406 kilometers / 1299 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to San Diego (SAN) is 1689 miles / 2718 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 26 minutes.

Lafayette – San Diego

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1299
Nautical miles

How far is San Diego from Lafayette?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1494.836 miles
  • 2405.705 kilometers
  • 1298.977 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
  • 1491.902 miles
  • 2400.984 kilometers
  • 1296.428 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 to San Diego International Airport is 3 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Lafayette and San Diego is 2 hours. San Diego is 2 hours behind Lafayette.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Lafayette to San Diego generates about 179 kg of CO2 per passenger, 179 kilograms is equal to 395 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to San Diego

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W