# 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
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
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.

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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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