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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Kona, HI (KOA)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Kona (Lafayette Regional Airport – Kona International Airport) is 4033 miles / 6490 kilometers / 3505 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path from Lafayette to Kona.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Kona International Airport (KOA).

How far is Kona from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4032.989 miles
  • 6490.466 kilometers
  • 3504.571 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
  • 4026.805 miles
  • 6480.514 kilometers
  • 3499.198 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 Kona International Airport
City: Kona, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: KOA
ICAO Code: PHKO
Coordinates: 19°44′19″N, 156°2′45″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Kona is 5 hours. Kona is 5 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CDT

Kona, HI

 HST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 460 kg (1 015 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Kona (KOA).

Distance:
4033
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4033

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