# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Springfield, IL (SPI)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Springfield (Lafayette Regional Airport – Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport) is 677 miles / 1090 kilometers / 588 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Springfield (SPI) is 821 miles / 1321 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Springfield Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport (SPI).

## 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)
• 677.173 miles
• 1089.804 kilometers
• 588.447 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
• 678.605 miles
• 1092.108 kilometers
• 589.691 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 Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport
City: Springfield, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: SPI
ICAO Code: KSPI
Coordinates: 39°50′38″N, 89°40′40″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 122 kg (269 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Springfield (SPI).

Distance:
677
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
677

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