# 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
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
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.

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## 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

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