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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Lihue, HI (LIH)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Lihue (Lafayette Regional Airport – Lihue Airport) is 4167 miles / 6706 kilometers / 3621 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 8 hours 23 minutes.

Map of flight path from Lafayette to Lihue.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Lihue Airport (LIH).

How far is Lihue from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4166.739 miles
  • 6705.717 kilometers
  • 3620.797 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
  • 4159.835 miles
  • 6694.605 kilometers
  • 3614.797 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 Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LIH
ICAO Code: PHLI
Coordinates: 21°58′33″N, 159°20′20″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CDT

Lihue, HI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 477 kg (1 052 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Lihue (LIH).

Distance:
4167
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4167

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