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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Mobile, AL (MOB)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Mobile (Lafayette Regional Airport – Mobile Regional Airport) is 226 miles / 364 kilometers / 196 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Mobile (MOB) is 252 miles / 406 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Mobile Regional Airport (MOB).

How far is Mobile from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 225.980 miles
  • 363.680 kilometers
  • 196.372 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
  • 225.559 miles
  • 363.001 kilometers
  • 196.005 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 Mobile Regional Airport
City: Mobile, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOB
ICAO Code: KMOB
Coordinates: 30°41′28″N, 88°14′34″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Mobile.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Mobile, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 58 kg (128 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Mobile (MOB).

Distance:
226
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
226

Round trip?