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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and North Platte, NE (LBF)

Flight distance from Lafayette to North Platte (Lafayette Regional Airport – North Platte Regional Airport) is 897 miles / 1443 kilometers / 779 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 11 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to North Platte (LBF) is 1107 miles / 1782 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to North Platte.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and North Platte Regional Airport (LBF).

How far is North Platte from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 896.811 miles
  • 1443.278 kilometers
  • 779.308 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
  • 897.591 miles
  • 1444.533 kilometers
  • 779.985 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 North Platte Regional Airport
City: North Platte, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LBF
ICAO Code: KLBF
Coordinates: 41°7′34″N, 100°41′2″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and North Platte.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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North Platte, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 143 kg (316 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → North Platte (LBF).

Distance:
897
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
897

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