# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Sault Ste Marie (YAM)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Sault Ste Marie (Lafayette Regional Airport – Sault Ste. Marie Airport) is 1193 miles / 1920 kilometers / 1036 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Sault Ste Marie (YAM) is 1417 miles / 2280 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 43 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Sault Ste Marie.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Sault Ste. Marie Airport (YAM).

## How far is Sault Ste Marie from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1192.728 miles
• 1919.510 kilometers
• 1036.452 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
• 1194.217 miles
• 1921.905 kilometers
• 1037.746 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 Sault Ste. Marie Airport
City: Sault Ste Marie
IATA Code: YAM
ICAO Code: CYAM
Coordinates: 46°29′6″N, 84°30′33″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Sault Ste Marie is 1 hour. Sault Ste Marie is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (355 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Sault Ste Marie (YAM).

Distance:
1193
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1193

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