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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Columbus, GA (CSG)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Columbus (Lafayette Regional Airport – Columbus Metropolitan Airport) is 446 miles / 718 kilometers / 388 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Columbus (CSG) is 511 miles / 823 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG).

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)
  • 445.970 miles
  • 717.720 kilometers
  • 387.538 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
  • 445.347 miles
  • 716.717 kilometers
  • 386.996 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 Columbus Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbus, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CSG
ICAO Code: KCSG
Coordinates: 32°30′58″N, 84°56′20″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

 CST

Columbus, GA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 91 kg (200 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Columbus (CSG).

Distance:
446
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
446

Round trip?