# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Garden City, KS (GCK)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Garden City (Lafayette Regional Airport – Garden City Regional Airport) is 730 miles / 1175 kilometers / 635 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Garden City (GCK) is 896 miles / 1442 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 20 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Garden City Regional Airport (GCK).

## How far is Garden City from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 730.317 miles
• 1175.332 kilometers
• 634.628 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
• 730.525 miles
• 1175.666 kilometers
• 634.809 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 Garden City Regional Airport
City: Garden City, KS
Country: United States
IATA Code: GCK
ICAO Code: KGCK
Coordinates: 37°55′39″N, 100°43′26″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Garden City.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 128 kg (282 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Garden City (GCK).

Distance:
730
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
730

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