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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Tyler, TX (TYR)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Tyler (Lafayette Regional Airport – Tyler Pounds Regional Airport) is 250 miles / 403 kilometers / 218 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Tyler (TYR) is 311 miles / 500 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 25 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Lafayette to Tyler.

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Tyler Pounds Regional Airport (TYR).

How far is Tyler from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 250.455 miles
  • 403.068 kilometers
  • 217.639 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
  • 250.379 miles
  • 402.947 kilometers
  • 217.574 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 Tyler Pounds Regional Airport
City: Tyler, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYR
ICAO Code: KTYR
Coordinates: 32°21′14″N, 95°24′8″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Tyler.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Tyler, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (136 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Tyler (TYR).

Distance:
250
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
250

Round trip?