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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Valdosta, GA

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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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