# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Bethel, AK (BET)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Bethel (Lafayette Regional Airport – Bethel Airport) is 3754 miles / 6041 kilometers / 3262 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 36 minutes.

## Map of flight path from Lafayette to Bethel.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Bethel Airport (BET).

## How far is Bethel from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 3753.944 miles
• 6041.387 kilometers
• 3262.088 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
• 3747.539 miles
• 6031.080 kilometers
• 3256.523 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 Bethel Airport
City: Bethel, AK
Country: United States
IATA Code: BET
ICAO Code: PABE
Coordinates: 60°46′47″N, 161°50′16″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Bethel is 3 hours. Bethel is 3 hours behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 432 kg (952 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Bethel (BET).

Distance:
3754
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3754

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