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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Lafayette, LA (LFT)

Flight distance from Fargo to Lafayette (Hector International Airport – Lafayette Regional Airport) is 1182 miles / 1902 kilometers / 1027 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Lafayette (LFT) is 1375 miles / 2213 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Lafayette.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT).

How far is Lafayette from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1181.662 miles
  • 1901.701 kilometers
  • 1026.836 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
  • 1183.413 miles
  • 1904.518 kilometers
  • 1028.357 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

B 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Fargo and Lafayette.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Lafayette, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (354 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Lafayette (LFT).

Distance:
1182
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1182

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