# 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
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B Eppley Airfield
City: Omaha, NE
Country: 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.

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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

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