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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Distance from Lafayette to San Jose (Lafayette Regional Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 1784 miles / 2871 kilometers / 1550 nautical miles.

How far is San Jose from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1783.873 miles
  • 2870.865 kilometers
  • 1550.143 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
  • 1780.671 miles
  • 2865.712 kilometers
  • 1547.360 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 San Jose International Airport (SJC) is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and San Jose is 2 hours. San Jose is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette
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Lafayette, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 196 kg (432 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 San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

Map

Lafayette to San Jose flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → San Jose (SJC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1784

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