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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and La Crosse, WI (LSE)

Flight distance from Lafayette to La Crosse (Lafayette Regional Airport – La Crosse Regional Airport) is 944 miles / 1519 kilometers / 820 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to La Crosse (LSE) is 1214 miles / 1953 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 55 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to La Crosse.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE).

How far is La Crosse from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 943.789 miles
  • 1518.881 kilometers
  • 820.130 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
  • 945.611 miles
  • 1521.814 kilometers
  • 821.714 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 La Crosse Regional Airport
City: La Crosse, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LSE
ICAO Code: KLSE
Coordinates: 43°52′44″N, 91°15′24″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and La Crosse.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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La Crosse, WI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (324 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → La Crosse (LSE).

Distance:
944
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
944

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