# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Columbus, OH (LCK)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Columbus (Lafayette Regional Airport – Rickenbacker International Airport) is 837 miles / 1347 kilometers / 728 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Columbus (LCK) is 1020 miles / 1642 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 51 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK).

## How far is Columbus from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 837.293 miles
• 1347.492 kilometers
• 727.588 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
• 837.797 miles
• 1348.304 kilometers
• 728.026 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 Rickenbacker International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States
IATA Code: LCK
ICAO Code: KLCK
Coordinates: 39°48′49″N, 82°55′40″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (305 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Columbus (LCK).

Distance:
837
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
837

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