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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Brainerd, MN

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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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