# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Nanaimo (YCD)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Nanaimo (Lafayette Regional Airport – Nanaimo Airport) is 2115 miles / 3403 kilometers / 1838 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Nanaimo (YCD) is 2700 miles / 4345 kilometers and travel time by car is about 46 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Nanaimo Airport (YCD).

## How far is Nanaimo from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2114.790 miles
• 3403.424 kilometers
• 1837.702 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
• 2112.752 miles
• 3400.145 kilometers
• 1835.931 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 Nanaimo Airport
City: Nanaimo
IATA Code: YCD
ICAO Code: CYCD
Coordinates: 49°3′8″N, 123°52′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Lafayette and Nanaimo is 2 hours. Nanaimo is 2 hours behind Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 231 kg (508 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Nanaimo (YCD).

Distance:
2115
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2115

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