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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Bellingham, WA (BLI)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Bellingham (Lafayette Regional Airport – Bellingham International Airport) is 2053 miles / 3303 kilometers / 1784 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Bellingham (BLI) is 2592 miles / 4172 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Bellingham International Airport (BLI).

How far is Bellingham from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2052.551 miles
  • 3303.261 kilometers
  • 1783.618 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
  • 2050.699 miles
  • 3300.281 kilometers
  • 1782.009 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 Bellingham International Airport
City: Bellingham, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BLI
ICAO Code: KBLI
Coordinates: 48°47′34″N, 122°32′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Bellingham is 2 hours. Bellingham is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Bellingham, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 223 kg (492 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Bellingham (BLI).

Distance:
2053
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2053

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