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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CDT

Fort Wayne, IN

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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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