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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Cheyenne, WY (CYS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Cheyenne (Lafayette Regional Airport – Cheyenne Regional Airport) is 1042 miles / 1677 kilometers / 905 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 28 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Cheyenne (CYS) is 1286 miles / 2069 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Cheyenne Regional Airport (CYS).

How far is Cheyenne from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1041.902 miles
  • 1676.779 kilometers
  • 905.388 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
  • 1041.978 miles
  • 1676.901 kilometers
  • 905.454 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 Cheyenne Regional Airport
City: Cheyenne, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CYS
ICAO Code: KCYS
Coordinates: 41°9′20″N, 104°48′43″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Cheyenne is 1 hour. Cheyenne is 1 hour behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Cheyenne, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (338 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Cheyenne (CYS).

Distance:
1042
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1042

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