# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Silver City, NM (SVC)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Silver City (Lafayette Regional Airport – Grant County Airport) is 969 miles / 1559 kilometers / 842 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Silver City (SVC) is 1099 miles / 1769 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 4 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Silver City.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Grant County Airport (SVC).

## How far is Silver City from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 968.821 miles
• 1559.167 kilometers
• 841.883 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
• 967.000 miles
• 1556.236 kilometers
• 840.300 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

B Grant County Airport
City: Silver City, NM
Country: United States
IATA Code: SVC
ICAO Code: KSVC
Coordinates: 32°38′11″N, 108°9′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Silver City is 1 hour. Silver City is 1 hour behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Silver City (SVC).

Distance:
969
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
969

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