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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Kansas City, MO (MCI)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Kansas City (Lafayette Regional Airport – Kansas City International Airport) is 646 miles / 1039 kilometers / 561 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Kansas City (MCI) is 793 miles / 1276 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 1 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Kansas City.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Kansas City International Airport (MCI).

How far is Kansas City from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 645.571 miles
  • 1038.946 kilometers
  • 560.986 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
  • 646.906 miles
  • 1041.094 kilometers
  • 562.146 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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Kansas City.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Kansas City, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (261 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Kansas City (MCI).

Distance:
646
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
646

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