# 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
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
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.

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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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