# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Saginaw, MI (MBS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Saginaw (Lafayette Regional Airport – Saginaw MBS International Airport) is 1017 miles / 1637 kilometers / 884 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Saginaw (MBS) is 1239 miles / 1994 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 38 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Saginaw MBS International Airport (MBS).

## How far is Saginaw from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1016.932 miles
• 1636.594 kilometers
• 883.690 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
• 1018.137 miles
• 1638.533 kilometers
• 884.737 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 Saginaw MBS International Airport
City: Saginaw, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MBS
ICAO Code: KMBS
Coordinates: 43°31′58″N, 84°4′46″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 152 kg (335 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Saginaw (MBS).

Distance:
1017
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1017

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