# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Lansing, MI (LAN)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Lansing (Lafayette Regional Airport – Capital Region International Airport) is 959 miles / 1543 kilometers / 833 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Lansing (LAN) is 1155 miles / 1859 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 55 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Capital Region International Airport (LAN).

## How far is Lansing from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 958.910 miles
• 1543.216 kilometers
• 833.270 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
• 960.103 miles
• 1545.136 kilometers
• 834.307 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 Capital Region International Airport
City: Lansing, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAN
ICAO Code: KLAN
Coordinates: 42°46′43″N, 84°35′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (326 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Lansing (LAN).

Distance:
959
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
959

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