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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Muskegon, MI (MKG)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Muskegon (Lafayette Regional Airport – Muskegon County Airport) is 949 miles / 1527 kilometers / 824 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Muskegon (MKG) is 1115 miles / 1794 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 21 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Muskegon.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Muskegon County Airport (MKG).

How far is Muskegon from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 948.634 miles
  • 1526.678 kilometers
  • 824.340 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
  • 950.074 miles
  • 1528.996 kilometers
  • 825.592 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 Muskegon County Airport
City: Muskegon, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKG
ICAO Code: KMKG
Coordinates: 43°10′10″N, 86°14′17″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Muskegon, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 147 kg (325 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Muskegon (MKG).

Distance:
949
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
949

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