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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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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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