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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Omaha, NE (OMA)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Omaha (Lafayette Regional Airport – Eppley Airfield) is 796 miles / 1281 kilometers / 692 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Omaha (OMA) is 959 miles / 1544 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Eppley Airfield (OMA).

How far is Omaha from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 795.767 miles
  • 1280.662 kilometers
  • 691.502 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
  • 797.220 miles
  • 1283.000 kilometers
  • 692.765 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 Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: OMA
ICAO Code: KOMA
Coordinates: 41°18′11″N, 95°53′38″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Omaha.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Omaha, NE

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (296 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Omaha (OMA).

Distance:
796
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
796

Round trip?