# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Wilmington, DE (ILG)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Wilmington (Lafayette Regional Airport – Wilmington Airport (Delaware)) is 1133 miles / 1824 kilometers / 985 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Wilmington (ILG) is 1299 miles / 2091 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Wilmington Airport (Delaware) (ILG).

## How far is Wilmington from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1133.266 miles
• 1823.815 kilometers
• 984.782 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
• 1132.458 miles
• 1822.514 kilometers
• 984.079 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 Wilmington Airport (Delaware)
City: Wilmington, DE
Country: United States
IATA Code: ILG
ICAO Code: KILG
Coordinates: 39°40′43″N, 75°36′23″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Wilmington is 1 hour. Wilmington is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Wilmington (ILG).

Distance:
1133
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1133

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