# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Tampa (Lafayette Regional Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 592 miles / 953 kilometers / 514 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Tampa (TPA) is 741 miles / 1192 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Tampa International Airport (TPA).

## How far is Tampa from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 591.968 miles
• 952.680 kilometers
• 514.406 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
• 591.043 miles
• 951.192 kilometers
• 513.603 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Tampa is 1 hour. Tampa is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 112 kg (246 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Tampa (TPA).

Distance:
592
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
592

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