# 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
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B Lihue Airport
City: Lihue, HI
Country: 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.

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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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