Lafayette Airport Reviews
Lafayette Airport Reviews
Lafayette Regional Airport (IATA: LFT, ICAO: KLFT, FAA LID: LFT) is a public airport two miles (4 km) southeast of Lafayette, in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, United States. It is owned by the City & Parish of Lafayette.
Lafayette Airport is next to U.S. Highway 90 (future Interstate 49) on the east side of the city, close to offshore oil and gas activity in the Gulf of Mexico. Lafayette Regional is home to one of the largest helicopter companies in the world, PHI, Inc. (formerly Petroleum Helicopters Inc.). Although the airport does not have international flights, regional jet service is operated nonstop to three hubs: Atlanta (ATL), Dallas/Ft. Worth (DFW) and Houston (IAH). Delta Air Lines, via Delta Connection, provided nonstop service from Lafayette to its hub in Memphis, TN until 2011. Allegiant Air initiated nonstop service to Las Vegas on November 3, 2011 but then discontinued these flights in February 2012.
The Lafayette Airport serves the greater Lafayette metropolitan area, which has a population of approximately 530,000 people.
ATMs / Cash Machines – Yes, located in the Baggage Claim area.
Business Center: Located on the second floor, the business center offers free computer usage, free local calls and faxes, charging stations
Car Rentals – Alamo • Avis • Budget • Enterprise • Hertz • National.
Charging Stations: Located in the secure zone
Currency Exchange – Information not available
Food / Dining – Le Petite Cajun Cafe
Information Desk – not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – not available
Showers – not available
Internet: Free WiFi is available on the first and second floor public areas, including the lounge and waiting areas. The signal is also accessible in the secure zone beyond the screening checkpoint.
The airport’s web site on one line states “the airport is open 24 hours” and on a second line “the terminal is open 4:30am – 23:00 or for 30 minutes after the last plane lands”.
Lafayette Airport Official Website
Lafayette Airport Map
Lafayette Airport Weather Forecast
|Forecast for Lafayette_Regional_Airport||Precip.||Temp.||Wind||speed|
|19.08.2017||20–24||0 mm||28 °C||Light air from South||1 m/s|
|20.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||26 °C||Light air from South||1 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||24 °C||Light air from North-northwest||1 m/s|
|12–18||3 mm||30 °C||Light air from East||1 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||29 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||3 m/s|
|21.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||25 °C||Light air from East||1 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||24 °C||Light breeze from Northeast||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||30 °C||Gentle breeze from East-southeast||3 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||29 °C||Light breeze from South-southeast||3 m/s|
|22.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||25 °C||Light air from East-southeast||1 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||24 °C||Light air from East-southeast||2 m/s|
|13–19||3 mm||29 °C||Light air from East-southeast||1 m/s|
|19–01||0 mm||27 °C||Light breeze from South||2 m/s|
|23.08.2017||01–07||0 mm||24 °C||Light breeze from South-southeast||2 m/s|
|07–13||0 mm||24 °C||Light air from East-northeast||1 m/s|
|13–19||1 mm||30 °C||Light air from East-southeast||1 m/s|
|19–01||0 mm||28 °C||Light air from West||1 m/s|
|24.08.2017||01–07||0 mm||25 °C||Light air from West||1 m/s|
|07–13||<1 mm||24 °C||Light breeze from North-northwest||2 m/s|
|13–19||2 mm||31 °C||Light breeze from North-northeast||2 m/s|
|19–01||<1 mm||28 °C||Light air from East||1 m/s|