# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Melbourne, FL (MLB)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Melbourne (Lafayette Regional Airport – Orlando Melbourne International Airport) is 700 miles / 1127 kilometers / 609 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Melbourne (MLB) is 818 miles / 1316 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Orlando Melbourne International Airport (MLB).

## How far is Melbourne from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 700.496 miles
• 1127.339 kilometers
• 608.714 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
• 699.311 miles
• 1125.432 kilometers
• 607.685 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 Orlando Melbourne International Airport
City: Melbourne, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: MLB
ICAO Code: KMLB
Coordinates: 28°6′10″N, 80°38′43″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 125 kg (275 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Melbourne (MLB).

Distance:
700
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
700

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