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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Asheville, NC (AVL)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Asheville (Lafayette Regional Airport – Asheville Regional Airport) is 657 miles / 1057 kilometers / 571 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Asheville (AVL) is 774 miles / 1246 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 41 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Asheville Regional Airport (AVL).

How far is Asheville from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 656.765 miles
  • 1056.961 kilometers
  • 570.713 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
  • 656.327 miles
  • 1056.255 kilometers
  • 570.332 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 Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Asheville is 1 hour. Asheville is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Asheville, NC

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (264 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Asheville (AVL).

Distance:
657
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
657

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