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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 Flag of 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
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Sault Ste Marie

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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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