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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Fargo, ND (FAR)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Fargo (Lafayette Regional Airport – Hector International Airport) is 1182 miles / 1902 kilometers / 1027 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Fargo (FAR) is 1374 miles / 2211 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Hector International Airport (FAR).

How far is Fargo from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1181.662 miles
  • 1901.701 kilometers
  • 1026.836 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
  • 1183.413 miles
  • 1904.518 kilometers
  • 1028.357 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Fargo.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Fargo, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (354 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Fargo (FAR).

Distance:
1182
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1182

Round trip?