# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Waterloo, IA (ALO)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Waterloo (Lafayette Regional Airport – Waterloo Regional Airport) is 852 miles / 1371 kilometers / 740 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Waterloo (ALO) is 1048 miles / 1687 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 25 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Waterloo.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO).

## How far is Waterloo from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 851.988 miles
• 1371.142 kilometers
• 740.357 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
• 853.734 miles
• 1373.951 kilometers
• 741.874 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
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B Waterloo Regional Airport
City: Waterloo, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ALO
ICAO Code: KALO
Coordinates: 42°33′25″N, 92°24′1″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Waterloo.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (308 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Waterloo (ALO).

Distance:
852
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
852

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