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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Silver City, NM

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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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