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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Waco (Lafayette Regional Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 326 miles / 525 kilometers / 283 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 7 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Waco (ACT) is 408 miles / 656 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

How far is Waco from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 326.102 miles
  • 524.810 kilometers
  • 283.375 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
  • 325.592 miles
  • 523.990 kilometers
  • 282.932 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 Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Waco.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Waco, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 73 kg (161 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Waco (ACT).

Distance:
326
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
326

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