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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Melbourne, FL

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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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