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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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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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