Travel from Lafayette to Carlsbad

1d 10h 58min
194 lb of CO2
18h 51min
214 lb of CO2

Drive from Lafayette to Carlsbad

It's 1112 miles between Lafayette to Carlsbad. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 51min and 19h 48min from Lafayette to Carlsbad under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 44min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Carlsbad by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $150.

What is the best way to travel from Lafayette to Carlsbad?

Because Carlsbad is so far away from Lafayette, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to Carlsbad do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Lafayette to Carlsbad?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

What's the cheapest way from Lafayette to Carlsbad?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Lafayette to Carlsbad is by bus. The bus costs $128 roughly and will take 1 day 10 hours 58 minutes.

How long does it take from Lafayette to Carlsbad by car?

The total distance between Lafayette and Carlsbad is 1112 miles and will take you about 18 hours 51 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

Lafayette to Carlsbad Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $128
Fastest Way Bus — 1d 10h 58min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 194 lb CO2
Available Modes 2 modes — bus and by car
Distance 1,112 miles