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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Flint, MI (FNT)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Flint (Lafayette Regional Airport – Bishop International Airport) is 991 miles / 1595 kilometers / 861 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Flint (FNT) is 1205 miles / 1940 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Bishop International Airport (FNT).

How far is Flint from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 990.899 miles
  • 1594.697 kilometers
  • 861.067 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
  • 991.994 miles
  • 1596.459 kilometers
  • 862.019 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 Bishop International Airport
City: Flint, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FNT
ICAO Code: KFNT
Coordinates: 42°57′55″N, 83°44′36″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Flint is 1 hour. Flint is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Flint, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Flint (FNT).

Distance:
991
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
991

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