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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Burlington, IA (BRL)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Burlington (Lafayette Regional Airport – Southeast Iowa Regional Airport) is 731 miles / 1176 kilometers / 635 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Burlington (BRL) is 920 miles / 1480 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Southeast Iowa Regional Airport (BRL).

How far is Burlington from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 730.863 miles
  • 1176.211 kilometers
  • 635.103 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
  • 732.459 miles
  • 1178.778 kilometers
  • 636.489 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 Southeast Iowa Regional Airport
City: Burlington, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BRL
ICAO Code: KBRL
Coordinates: 40°46′59″N, 91°7′31″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Burlington.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Burlington, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (282 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Burlington (BRL).

Distance:
731
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
731

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