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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Castlegar (YCG)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Castlegar (Lafayette Regional Airport – West Kootenay Regional Airport) is 1880 miles / 3025 kilometers / 1633 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Castlegar (YCG) is 2398 miles / 3860 kilometers and travel time by car is about 40 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and West Kootenay Regional Airport (YCG).

How far is Castlegar from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1879.759 miles
  • 3025.179 kilometers
  • 1633.466 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
  • 1878.761 miles
  • 3023.572 kilometers
  • 1632.598 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 West Kootenay Regional Airport
City: Castlegar
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YCG
ICAO Code: CYCG
Coordinates: 49°17′47″N, 117°37′55″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Castlegar

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 207 kg (455 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Castlegar (YCG).

Distance:
1880
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1880

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