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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Morgantown, WV (MGW)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Morgantown (Lafayette Regional Airport – Morgantown Municipal Airport) is 943 miles / 1518 kilometers / 820 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Morgantown (MGW) is 1135 miles / 1827 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 8 minutes.

Lafayette – Morgantown

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943
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1518
Kilometers
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820
Nautical miles

How far is Morgantown from Lafayette?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 943.283 miles
  • 1518.067 kilometers
  • 819.691 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
  • 943.223 miles
  • 1517.970 kilometers
  • 819.638 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport to Morgantown Municipal Airport is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Lafayette and Morgantown is 1 hour. Morgantown is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Lafayette to Morgantown generates about 147 kg of CO2 per passenger, 147 kilograms is equal to 324 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Morgantown

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Morgantown Municipal Airport (MGW).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Morgantown Municipal Airport
City: Morgantown, WV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MGW
ICAO Code: KMGW
Coordinates: 39°38′34″N, 79°54′58″W