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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Garden City, KS

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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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