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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Colorado Springs, CO (COS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Colorado Springs (Lafayette Regional Airport – Colorado Springs Airport) is 935 miles / 1505 kilometers / 813 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Colorado Springs (COS) is 1113 miles / 1791 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 14 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Colorado Springs.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Colorado Springs Airport (COS).

How far is Colorado Springs from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 935.232 miles
  • 1505.110 kilometers
  • 812.695 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
  • 934.900 miles
  • 1504.575 kilometers
  • 812.406 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 Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Colorado Springs is 1 hour. Colorado Springs is 1 hour behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Colorado Springs, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (322 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Colorado Springs (COS).

Distance:
935
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
935

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