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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Wilmington, DE

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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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