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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Wichita Falls, TX (SPS)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Wichita Falls (Lafayette Regional Airport – Wichita Falls Regional Airport) is 462 miles / 743 kilometers / 401 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Wichita Falls (SPS) is 536 miles / 863 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Wichita Falls.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS).

How far is Wichita Falls from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 461.891 miles
  • 743.342 kilometers
  • 401.373 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
  • 461.650 miles
  • 742.954 kilometers
  • 401.163 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Wichita Falls.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Wichita Falls, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 93 kg (205 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Wichita Falls (SPS).

Distance:
462
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
462

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