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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Scottsbluff, NE (BFF)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Scottsbluff (Lafayette Regional Airport – Western Nebraska Regional Airport) is 1032 miles / 1661 kilometers / 897 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Scottsbluff (BFF) is 1283 miles / 2064 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Western Nebraska Regional Airport (BFF).

How far is Scottsbluff from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1032.243 miles
  • 1661.233 kilometers
  • 896.994 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
  • 1032.648 miles
  • 1661.885 kilometers
  • 897.346 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 Western Nebraska Regional Airport
City: Scottsbluff, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFF
ICAO Code: KBFF
Coordinates: 41°52′26″N, 103°35′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Scottsbluff is 1 hour. Scottsbluff is 1 hour behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Scottsbluff, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Scottsbluff (BFF).

Distance:
1032
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1032

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