# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Kamuela, HI (MUE)

Distance from Lafayette to Kamuela (Lafayette Regional Airport – Waimea-Kohala Airport) is 4003 miles / 6443 kilometers / 3479 nautical miles.

## How far is Kamuela from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 4003.188 miles
• 6442.507 kilometers
• 3478.676 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
• 3997.000 miles
• 6432.548 kilometers
• 3473.298 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 Waimea-Kohala Airport (MUE) is 8 hours 4 minutes.

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Kamuela is 5 hours. Kamuela is 5 hours behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 463 kg (1 021 pounds).

## 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 Waimea-Kohala Airport
City: Kamuela, HI
Country: United States
IATA Code: MUE
ICAO Code: PHMU
Coordinates: 20°0′4″N, 155°40′4″W

## Lafayette to Kamuela flight path

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Waimea-Kohala Airport (MUE).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Kamuela (MUE).

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Air miles:
4003
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4003

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