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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Grand Canyon (Lafayette Regional Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 1232 miles / 1983 kilometers / 1071 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 1440 miles / 2318 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Grand Canyon.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

How far is Grand Canyon from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1232.058 miles
  • 1982.805 kilometers
  • 1070.629 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
  • 1230.056 miles
  • 1979.583 kilometers
  • 1068.889 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 Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Grand Canyon is 1 hour. Grand Canyon is 1 hour behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Grand Canyon, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

Distance:
1232
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1232

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