# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Brainerd (Lafayette Regional Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 1123 miles / 1807 kilometers / 976 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Brainerd (BRD) is 1341 miles / 2158 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

## How far is Brainerd from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1122.889 miles
• 1807.115 kilometers
• 975.764 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
• 1124.773 miles
• 1810.147 kilometers
• 977.401 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 Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Brainerd.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
1123
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1123

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