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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Grand Forks, ND (GFK)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Grand Forks (Lafayette Regional Airport – Grand Forks International Airport) is 1255 miles / 2019 kilometers / 1090 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Grand Forks (GFK) is 1449 miles / 2332 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 10 minutes.

Lafayette – Grand Forks

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1255
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2019
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1090
Nautical miles

How far is Grand Forks from Lafayette?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1254.688 miles
  • 2019.224 kilometers
  • 1090.294 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
  • 1256.437 miles
  • 2022.039 kilometers
  • 1091.814 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport to Grand Forks International Airport is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Grand Forks.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Lafayette to Grand Forks generates about 164 kg of CO2 per passenger, 164 kilograms is equal to 361 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Grand Forks

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Grand Forks International Airport (GFK).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Grand Forks International Airport
City: Grand Forks, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GFK
ICAO Code: KGFK
Coordinates: 47°56′57″N, 97°10′33″W