Lafayette Regional LFT Airport Overview

Lafayette Regional Airport LFT serves the City of Lafayette in the southwestern part of the State of Louisiana, as well as the area between the cities of Houston and New Orleans, which includes eight parishes (known as 'Acadiana' or 'Cajun Country') and 600,000 residents.  The area is noted for its Cajun & Creole cultures, rich in tradition, and famous for its cuisine & music.

LFT Airport is located in Lafayette, situated - in the heart of Acadiana - is only 35 miles from the Gulf of Mexico - accessible directly from Route 182. Interstate Hwys 10  & I-49 (which becomes Hwy 90) intersect at Lafayette, providing excellent highway access in all directions.

With 3 runways and an estimated 460K annual passengers, Lafayette Regional Airport is served by some major airlines offering direct flights to U.S. hubs with convenient connections.

The passenger terminal at Lafayette Regional Airport includes amenities like a business center with Wi-Fi access and free 110V charging facility offers free computer use, free local calls, business center, faxes (calling card for long-distance), copy machine, porters, the Fly Lafayette Club, shops and restaurant,  and rental car counters in the baggage claim area. The terminal is open 4am until the last flight of the day.  Recent terminal improvements included security area and a dual jet bridge for enplaning & deplaning. Further improvements are ongoing.
Current airlines serving the terminal:  American (to Dallas), Delta (to Atlanta) & United (to Houston).
The terminal is open 4:30am until last flight of the day.

To get from Lafayette Regional Airport to your destination you have the option of renting a car at the airport, taking a taxi (City Cab 235-7515; Dixie Cab 237-3333; Reliable Taxi 739-7651) or the Airport Shuttle of Lafayette, Tel: 337-993-8511.

Current & future Airport developments:  Improvements are currently made to the passenger terminal, to the runway and adding a new taxiway.  In the planning are terminal expansion & perimeter road improvements.

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