# 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
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B West Kootenay Regional Airport
City: Castlegar
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.

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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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