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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Pellston, MI (PLN)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Pellston (Lafayette Regional Airport – Pellston Regional Airport) is 1129 miles / 1817 kilometers / 981 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Pellston (PLN) is 1316 miles / 2118 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Pellston Regional Airport (PLN).

How far is Pellston from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1129.108 miles
  • 1817.123 kilometers
  • 981.168 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
  • 1130.574 miles
  • 1819.482 kilometers
  • 982.442 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 Pellston Regional Airport
City: Pellston, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PLN
ICAO Code: KPLN
Coordinates: 45°34′15″N, 84°47′48″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Pellston is 1 hour. Pellston is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Pellston, MI

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (349 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Pellston (PLN).

Distance:
1129
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1129

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