# How far is Lorient from Caen?

The distance between Caen (Caen – Carpiquet Airport) and Lorient (Lorient South Brittany Airport) is 169 miles / 271 kilometers / 146 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Caen (CFR) to Lorient (LRT) is 205 miles / 330 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 3 hours 45 minutes.

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## Distance from Caen to Lorient

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Caen to Lorient. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 168.515 miles
• 271.199 kilometers
• 146.435 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 168.178 miles
• 270.656 kilometers
• 146.143 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Caen to Lorient?

The estimated flight time from Caen – Carpiquet Airport to Lorient South Brittany Airport is 49 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Caen – Carpiquet Airport (CFR) and Lorient South Brittany Airport (LRT)

On average, flying from Caen to Lorient generates about 50 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 50 kilograms equals 110 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Caen to Lorient

See the map of the shortest flight path between Caen – Carpiquet Airport (CFR) and Lorient South Brittany Airport (LRT).

## Airport information

Origin Caen – Carpiquet Airport
City: Caen
Country: France
IATA Code: CFR
ICAO Code: LFRK
Coordinates: 49°10′23″N, 0°26′59″W
Destination Lorient South Brittany Airport
City: Lorient
Country: France
IATA Code: LRT
ICAO Code: LFRH
Coordinates: 47°45′38″N, 3°26′24″W