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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Kearney, NE (EAR)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Kearney (Lafayette Regional Airport – Kearney Regional Airport) is 826 miles / 1329 kilometers / 717 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Kearney (EAR) is 1015 miles / 1633 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Kearney Regional Airport (EAR).

How far is Kearney from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 825.663 miles
  • 1328.776 kilometers
  • 717.481 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
  • 826.649 miles
  • 1330.362 kilometers
  • 718.338 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 Kearney Regional Airport
City: Kearney, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EAR
ICAO Code: KEAR
Coordinates: 40°43′37″N, 99°0′24″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Kearney.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Kearney, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (302 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Kearney (EAR).

Distance:
826
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
826

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