How far is Colfax from Lafayette?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Colfax and Lafayette is 98.31 miles (158.22 km).

Flight distance from Colfax, LA to Lafayette, LA is 98.31 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 12 minutes to travel from Colfax to Lafayette with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Colfax, Louisiana to Lafayette, Louisiana is: 114.48 miles (184.23 km) by car.

Driving from Colfax to Lafayette will take approximately 01 hours 45 minutes.

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#1 Colfax

Parish seat in Louisiana, United States.

Population 1431
GPS Coordinates 31°31'9"N 92°42'25"W
Latitude 31.5190600
Longitude -92.7068200
Altitude 29
Country United States
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#2 Lafayette

Fourth-largest city in Louisiana

Population 126535
GPS Coordinates 30°13'27"N 92°1'11"W
Latitude 30.2240900
Longitude -92.0198400
Altitude 11
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Colfax and Lafayette

The distance between Colfax and Lafayette is 184 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 02 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Colfax and Lafayette. The current time is 04:08:51.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 48 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 51 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 17 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 54 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 38 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 31 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 25 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 15.29 liters (4.04 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Colfax and Lafayette.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Colfax to Lafayette is $16.57 (diesel $19.59).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 11, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Colfax and Lafayette (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Baton Rouge, LA to Colfax 149.42 miles (240 km)

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Driving distance from Bossier City, LA to Colfax 121.14 miles (195 km)

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Driving distance from Kenner, LA to Colfax 218.24 miles (351 km)

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Driving distance from Lake Charles, LA to Colfax 124.55 miles (200 km)

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Driving distance from Metairie, LA to Colfax 223.43 miles (360 km)

Driving distance from Metairie Terrace, LA to Colfax 224.14 miles (361 km)

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Driving distance from Monroe, LA to Colfax 93.92 miles (151 km)

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Driving distance from New Orleans, LA to Colfax 229.37 miles (369 km)

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Driving distance from Shreveport, LA to Colfax 121.29 miles (195 km)

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