# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Bimini (BIM)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Bimini (Lafayette Regional Airport – South Bimini Airport) is 837 miles / 1347 kilometers / 727 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Bimini (BIM) is 977 miles / 1572 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and South Bimini Airport (BIM).

## How far is Bimini from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 836.862 miles
• 1346.798 kilometers
• 727.213 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
• 835.916 miles
• 1345.276 kilometers
• 726.391 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 South Bimini Airport
City: Bimini
Country: Bahamas
IATA Code: BIM
ICAO Code: MYBS
Coordinates: 25°41′59″N, 79°15′52″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (305 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Bimini (BIM).

Distance:
837
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
837

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