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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Moline, IL (MLI)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Moline (Lafayette Regional Airport – Quad City International Airport) is 780 miles / 1255 kilometers / 677 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Moline (MLI) is 978 miles / 1574 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Quad City International Airport (MLI).

How far is Moline from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 779.573 miles
  • 1254.601 kilometers
  • 677.430 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
  • 781.207 miles
  • 1257.231 kilometers
  • 678.851 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 Quad City International Airport
City: Moline, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MLI
ICAO Code: KMLI
Coordinates: 41°26′54″N, 90°30′26″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Moline.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Moline, IL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 133 kg (293 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Moline (MLI).

Distance:
780
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
780

Round trip?