# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Saranac Lake, NY (SLK)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Saranac Lake (Lafayette Regional Airport – Adirondack Regional Airport) is 1378 miles / 2218 kilometers / 1198 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Saranac Lake (SLK) is 1674 miles / 2694 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 10 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Saranac Lake.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Adirondack Regional Airport (SLK).

## How far is Saranac Lake from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1378.284 miles
• 2218.134 kilometers
• 1197.696 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
• 1378.002 miles
• 2217.679 kilometers
• 1197.451 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

City: Saranac Lake, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: SLK
ICAO Code: KSLK
Coordinates: 44°23′7″N, 74°12′22″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Saranac Lake is 1 hour. Saranac Lake is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 172 kg (379 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Saranac Lake (SLK).

Distance:
1378
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1378

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