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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Springfield, MO (SGF)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Springfield (Lafayette Regional Airport – Springfield–Branson National Airport) is 492 miles / 792 kilometers / 427 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Springfield (SGF) is 574 miles / 923 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Springfield–Branson National Airport (SGF).

How far is Springfield from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 491.876 miles
  • 791.597 kilometers
  • 427.428 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
  • 493.043 miles
  • 793.476 kilometers
  • 428.443 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 Springfield–Branson National Airport
City: Springfield, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SGF
ICAO Code: KSGF
Coordinates: 37°14′44″N, 93°23′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Springfield.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Springfield, MO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (215 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Springfield (SGF).

Distance:
492
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
492

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