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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and New Orleans, LA (MSY)

Distance from Lafayette to New Orleans (Lafayette Regional Airport – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport) is 105 miles / 168 kilometers / 91 nautical miles.

How far is New Orleans from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 104.615 miles
  • 168.361 kilometers
  • 90.908 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
  • 104.420 miles
  • 168.048 kilometers
  • 90.739 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and New Orleans.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 39 kg (87 pounds).

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 Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
City: New Orleans, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′28″W

Lafayette to New Orleans flight path

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → New Orleans (MSY).

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Air miles:
105
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
105

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