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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Nashville, TN (BNA)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Nashville (Lafayette Regional Airport – Nashville International Airport) is 511 miles / 822 kilometers / 444 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Nashville (BNA) is 647 miles / 1042 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 13 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Nashville International Airport (BNA).

How far is Nashville from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 510.773 miles
  • 822.010 kilometers
  • 443.850 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
  • 511.227 miles
  • 822.740 kilometers
  • 444.244 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 Nashville International Airport
City: Nashville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BNA
ICAO Code: KBNA
Coordinates: 36°7′28″N, 86°40′41″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Nashville.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Nashville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 100 kg (221 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Nashville (BNA).

Distance:
511
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
511

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