# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Fort Wayne, IN (FWA)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Fort Wayne (Lafayette Regional Airport – Fort Wayne International Airport) is 835 miles / 1343 kilometers / 725 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Fort Wayne (FWA) is 1017 miles / 1637 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Fort Wayne International Airport (FWA).

## How far is Fort Wayne from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 834.749 miles
• 1343.398 kilometers
• 725.377 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
• 835.804 miles
• 1345.097 kilometers
• 726.294 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 Fort Wayne International Airport
City: Fort Wayne, IN
Country: United States
IATA Code: FWA
ICAO Code: KFWA
Coordinates: 40°58′42″N, 85°11′42″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (304 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Fort Wayne (FWA).

Distance:
835
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
835

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