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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Lafayette, LA (LFT)

Distance from Chicago to Lafayette (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Lafayette Regional Airport) is 843 miles / 1357 kilometers / 733 nautical miles.

How far is Lafayette from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 843.004 miles
  • 1356.683 kilometers
  • 732.550 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
  • 844.507 miles
  • 1359.103 kilometers
  • 733.857 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) to Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) is 2 hours 5 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Lafayette.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 139 kg (306 pounds).

Airport information


A Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W

B 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

Chicago to Lafayette flight path

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Lafayette (LFT).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
843
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
843

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