# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Distance from Lafayette to Raleigh (Lafayette Regional Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 859 miles / 1382 kilometers / 746 nautical miles.

## How far is Raleigh from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 859.033 miles
• 1382.480 kilometers
• 746.480 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
• 858.061 miles
• 1380.915 kilometers
• 745.635 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 Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU) is 2 hours 7 minutes.

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (309 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 Raleigh–Durham International Airport
City: Raleigh, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: RDU
ICAO Code: KRDU
Coordinates: 35°52′39″N, 78°47′14″W

## Lafayette to Raleigh flight path

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Raleigh (RDU).

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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
859

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