Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Yakima, WA (YKM)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Yakima (Lafayette Regional Airport – Yakima Air Terminal) is 1900 miles / 3058 kilometers / 1651 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 5 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Yakima (YKM) is 2362 miles / 3802 kilometers and travel time by car is about 39 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Yakima Air Terminal (YKM).

How far is Yakima from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1900.101 miles
• 3057.916 kilometers
• 1651.143 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
• 1898.304 miles
• 3055.024 kilometers
• 1649.581 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 Yakima Air Terminal
City: Yakima, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: YKM
ICAO Code: KYKM
Coordinates: 46°34′5″N, 120°32′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 208 kg (459 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Yakima (YKM).

Distance:
1900
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1900

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