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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Amarillo, TX

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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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