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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Minot, ND (MOT)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Minot (Lafayette Regional Airport – Minot International Airport) is 1339 miles / 2155 kilometers / 1164 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Minot (MOT) is 1667 miles / 2682 kilometers and travel time by car is about 28 hours 12 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Minot International Airport (MOT).

How far is Minot from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1339.150 miles
  • 2155.152 kilometers
  • 1163.689 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
  • 1340.517 miles
  • 2157.354 kilometers
  • 1164.878 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 Minot International Airport
City: Minot, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MOT
ICAO Code: KMOT
Coordinates: 48°15′33″N, 101°16′47″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Minot.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Minot, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 169 kg (373 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Minot (MOT).

Distance:
1339
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1339

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