# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Columbus, OH (CMH)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Columbus (Lafayette Regional Airport – John Glenn Columbus International Airport) is 848 miles / 1365 kilometers / 737 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 6 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Columbus (CMH) is 1028 miles / 1655 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 56 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Columbus.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH).

## How far is Columbus from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 848.220 miles
• 1365.078 kilometers
• 737.083 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
• 848.751 miles
• 1365.932 kilometers
• 737.544 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 John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (307 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Columbus (CMH).

Distance:
848
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
848

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