LFT covers 1,116 acres.
- 4R/22L is 8,001 feet long by 150 feet wide.
- 11-29 is 5,401 feet long by 148 feet wide.
- 4L/22R is 4,099 feet long by 75 feet wide.
Hours of Operation
The airport is open 24/7.
The tower is open from 5:30 am until 10:30 pm. The can be reached at (337 ) 262-2700.
The terminal is open from 3:30 am until the last flight of the day.
DESTINATIONS AND AIRLINES
Lafayette has three (3) passenger airlines servicing three (3) U.S. cities.
- American flies to Dallas, Charlotte, and beyond.
- Delta flies to Atlanta and beyond.
- United flies to Houston and beyond.
At least 18 domestic flights leave LFT daily.
Noise exposure is a concern for the community and LFT is committed to complying with all regulations to ensure the best possible service to Acadiana.
Operations and Construction
Materials involved in maintenance and construction are stringently evaluated to minimize impact to groundwater and adjacent wetlands. No soil leaves LFT property without rigorous inspection and approval.
COURTESY AND CONVENIENCE
Please remember to arrive at least 90 minutes before your flight to ensure adequate time to check in and clear security.
Our passengers are our first priority and we pride ourselves in the quality of our services and facilities.
Rental car counters are located on the first floor of the terminal near baggage claim, rental cars are located just through the entry/exit doors to right of the rental counters.
In-terminal LED signs and public address system provide multi-lingual notices in English, Spanish and French.
Parking is close and convenient with 966 parking spaces and options for short-term and long-term parking.
EMPLOYMENT AND ECONOMIC INFORMATION
LFT Airport Employees
Over 1,500 jobs are serviced at LFT airport.
An additional 300 jobs result from construction and ongoing improvements.
In 2021, Lafayette Regional Airport served 419,792 passengers.