# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from Lafayette to State College (Lafayette Regional Airport – University Park Airport) is 1081 miles / 1739 kilometers / 939 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to State College (SCE) is 1296 miles / 2086 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 50 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to State College.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and University Park Airport (SCE).

## How far is State College from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1080.605 miles
• 1739.065 kilometers
• 939.020 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
• 1080.396 miles
• 1738.728 kilometers
• 938.838 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (343 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → State College (SCE).

Distance:
1081
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1081

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