# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Kalispell, MT (FCA)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Kalispell (Lafayette Regional Airport – Glacier Park International Airport) is 1716 miles / 2761 kilometers / 1491 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Kalispell (FCA) is 2192 miles / 3528 kilometers and travel time by car is about 36 hours 54 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Kalispell.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Glacier Park International Airport (FCA).

## How far is Kalispell from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1715.562 miles
• 2760.930 kilometers
• 1490.783 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
• 1715.013 miles
• 2760.046 kilometers
• 1490.306 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 Glacier Park International Airport
City: Kalispell, MT
Country: United States
IATA Code: FCA
ICAO Code: KGPI
Coordinates: 48°18′37″N, 114°15′21″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (427 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Kalispell (FCA).

Distance:
1716
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1716

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