# Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Lafayette, LA (LFT)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Lafayette (Palm Beach International Airport – Lafayette Regional Airport) is 763 miles / 1228 kilometers / 663 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Lafayette (LFT) is 912 miles / 1467 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 34 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Lafayette.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT).

## How far is Lafayette from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 762.901 miles
• 1227.770 kilometers
• 662.943 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
• 761.871 miles
• 1226.113 kilometers
• 662.048 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

B Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Lafayette is 1 hour. Lafayette is 1 hour behind West Palm Beach.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Lafayette (LFT).

Distance:
763
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
763

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