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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Sitka, AK (SIT)

Distance from Lafayette to Sitka (Lafayette Regional Airport – Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport) is 2780 miles / 4474 kilometers / 2416 nautical miles.

How far is Sitka from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2780.237 miles
  • 4474.358 kilometers
  • 2415.960 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
  • 2777.135 miles
  • 4469.365 kilometers
  • 2413.264 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT) is 5 hours 45 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette
Sitka

Lafayette, LA

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Sitka, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 313 kg (690 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 Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
City: Sitka, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SIT
ICAO Code: PASI
Coordinates: 57°2′49″N, 135°21′43″W

Lafayette to Sitka flight path

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport (SIT).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Sitka (SIT).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2780

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