# 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
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
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.

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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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