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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Bluefield, WV (BLF)

Distance from Lafayette to Bluefield (Lafayette Regional Airport – Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)) is 789 miles / 1270 kilometers / 686 nautical miles.

How far is Bluefield from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 788.980 miles
  • 1269.739 kilometers
  • 685.604 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
  • 788.691 miles
  • 1269.276 kilometers
  • 685.354 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Mercer County Airport (West Virginia) (BLF) is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Bluefield, WV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

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 Mercer County Airport (West Virginia)
City: Bluefield, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLF
ICAO Code: KBLF
Coordinates: 37°17′44″N, 81°12′27″W

Map

Lafayette to Bluefield flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Bluefield (BLF).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
789

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