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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Skagway, AK (SGY)

Distance from Lafayette to Skagway (Lafayette Regional Airport – Skagway Airport) is 2848 miles / 4583 kilometers / 2474 nautical miles.

How far is Skagway from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2847.554 miles
  • 4582.694 kilometers
  • 2474.457 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
  • 2844.587 miles
  • 4577.919 kilometers
  • 2471.878 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 Skagway Airport (SGY) is 5 hours 53 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Skagway is 3 hours. Skagway is 3 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette
Skagway

Lafayette, LA

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Skagway, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 321 kg (708 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 Skagway Airport
City: Skagway, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SGY
ICAO Code: PAGY
Coordinates: 59°27′36″N, 135°18′57″W

Map

Lafayette to Skagway flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Skagway (SGY).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2848

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