How far is Santa Maria from Lafayette?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Lafayette and Santa Maria. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1686.722 miles
- 2714.516 kilometers
- 1465.721 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
- 1683.501 miles
- 2709.332 kilometers
- 1462.922 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).
Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Santa Maria Public Airport (SMX) is 3 hours 41 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Lafayette and Santa Maria is 2 hours. Santa Maria is 2 hours behind Lafayette.
Santa Maria, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (408 pounds).
Lafayette to Santa Maria flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Lafayette (LFT) → Santa Maria (SMX).