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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Wichita, KS (ICT)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Wichita (Lafayette Regional Airport – Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport) is 601 miles / 967 kilometers / 522 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Wichita (ICT) is 733 miles / 1180 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Wichita.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport (ICT).

How far is Wichita from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 600.684 miles
  • 966.708 kilometers
  • 521.981 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
  • 601.416 miles
  • 967.885 kilometers
  • 522.616 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 Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport
City: Wichita, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ICT
ICAO Code: KICT
Coordinates: 37°39′0″N, 97°25′59″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Wichita.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Wichita, KS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 113 kg (249 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Wichita (ICT).

Distance:
601
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
601

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