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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Akron, OH (CAK)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Akron (Lafayette Regional Airport – Akron–Canton Airport) is 946 miles / 1523 kilometers / 822 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Akron (CAK) is 1153 miles / 1856 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Akron–Canton Airport (CAK).

How far is Akron from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 946.172 miles
  • 1522.716 kilometers
  • 822.201 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
  • 946.606 miles
  • 1523.415 kilometers
  • 822.578 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 Akron–Canton Airport
City: Akron, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAK
ICAO Code: KCAK
Coordinates: 40°54′57″N, 81°26′31″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Akron is 1 hour. Akron is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Akron, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Akron (CAK).

Distance:
946
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
946

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