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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Reno, NV (RNO)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Reno (Lafayette Regional Airport – Reno–Tahoe International Airport) is 1695 miles / 2728 kilometers / 1473 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 42 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Reno (RNO) is 2048 miles / 3296 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Reno–Tahoe International Airport (RNO).

How far is Reno from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1694.966 miles
  • 2727.784 kilometers
  • 1472.885 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
  • 1692.321 miles
  • 2723.526 kilometers
  • 1470.587 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 Reno–Tahoe International Airport
City: Reno, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RNO
ICAO Code: KRNO
Coordinates: 39°29′56″N, 119°46′4″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Reno is 2 hours. Reno is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

 CST

Reno, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 192 kg (424 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Reno (RNO).

Distance:
1695
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1695

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