# 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
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
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.

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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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