# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Valdosta, GA (VLD)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Valdosta (Lafayette Regional Airport – Valdosta Regional Airport) is 521 miles / 839 kilometers / 453 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Valdosta (VLD) is 575 miles / 925 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 4 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Valdosta Regional Airport (VLD).

## How far is Valdosta from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 521.032 miles
• 838.519 kilometers
• 452.764 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
• 520.016 miles
• 836.884 kilometers
• 451.881 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 Valdosta Regional Airport
City: Valdosta, GA
Country: United States
IATA Code: VLD
ICAO Code: KVLD
Coordinates: 30°46′56″N, 83°16′36″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (224 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Valdosta (VLD).

Distance:
521
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
521

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