# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Amarillo, TX (AMA)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Amarillo (Lafayette Regional Airport – Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport) is 663 miles / 1067 kilometers / 576 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 45 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Amarillo (AMA) is 749 miles / 1206 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (AMA).

## How far is Amarillo from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 662.753 miles
• 1066.598 kilometers
• 575.917 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
• 662.224 miles
• 1065.746 kilometers
• 575.457 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 Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
City: Amarillo, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: AMA
ICAO Code: KAMA
Coordinates: 35°13′9″N, 101°42′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Amarillo.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (265 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Amarillo (AMA).

Distance:
663
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
663

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