# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Tucson (Lafayette Regional Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 1129 miles / 1817 kilometers / 981 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Tucson (TUS) is 1274 miles / 2051 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).

## How far is Tucson from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1129.082 miles
• 1817.081 kilometers
• 981.145 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
• 1126.885 miles
• 1813.545 kilometers
• 979.236 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Tucson is 2 hours. Tucson is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Tucson (TUS).

Distance:
1129
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1129

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