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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Mc Allen, TX (MFE)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Mc Allen (Lafayette Regional Airport – McAllen Miller International Airport) is 471 miles / 759 kilometers / 410 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Mc Allen (MFE) is 575 miles / 926 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Mc Allen.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and McAllen Miller International Airport (MFE).

How far is Mc Allen from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 471.491 miles
  • 758.791 kilometers
  • 409.714 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
  • 471.466 miles
  • 758.751 kilometers
  • 409.693 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 McAllen Miller International Airport
City: Mc Allen, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MFE
ICAO Code: KMFE
Coordinates: 26°10′32″N, 98°14′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Mc Allen.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Mc Allen, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 94 kg (208 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Mc Allen (MFE).

Distance:
471
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
471

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