Map of flight path and driving directions from Dallas to Lake Charles.
Shortest flight path between Dallas Love Field (DAL) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).
How far is Lake Charles from Dallas?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Dallas and Lake Charles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 284.631 miles
- 458.069 kilometers
- 247.337 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
- 284.657 miles
- 458.112 kilometers
- 247.361 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Dallas and Lake Charles.
Lake Charles, LA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (142 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Dallas (DAL) → Lake Charles (LCH).