# 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
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
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.

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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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