# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Panama City Beach, FL (ECP)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Panama City Beach (Lafayette Regional Airport – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport) is 370 miles / 596 kilometers / 322 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 12 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Panama City Beach (ECP) is 424 miles / 683 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 28 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Panama City Beach.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP).

## How far is Panama City Beach from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 370.183 miles
• 595.753 kilometers
• 321.681 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
• 369.456 miles
• 594.582 kilometers
• 321.049 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 Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
City: Panama City Beach, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: ECP
ICAO Code: KECP
Coordinates: 30°20′30″N, 85°47′50″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Panama City Beach.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 80 kg (175 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Panama City Beach (ECP).

Distance:
370
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
370

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