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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Cedar Rapids (Lafayette Regional Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 805 miles / 1296 kilometers / 700 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 986 miles / 1587 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 19 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Cedar Rapids.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

How far is Cedar Rapids from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 805.419 miles
  • 1296.197 kilometers
  • 699.890 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
  • 807.117 miles
  • 1298.928 kilometers
  • 701.365 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Cedar Rapids.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Cedar Rapids, IA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (298 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
805
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
805

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