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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Branson, MO (BKG)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Branson (Lafayette Regional Airport – Branson Airport) is 442 miles / 711 kilometers / 384 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Branson (BKG) is 523 miles / 842 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Branson Airport (BKG).

How far is Branson from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 441.617 miles
  • 710.713 kilometers
  • 383.754 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
  • 442.694 miles
  • 712.446 kilometers
  • 384.690 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 Branson Airport
City: Branson, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BKG
ICAO Code: KBBG
Coordinates: 36°31′55″N, 93°12′1″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Branson.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Branson, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 90 kg (198 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Branson (BKG).

Distance:
442
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
442

Round trip?