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Distance between Guadalajara (GDL) and Lake Charles, LA (LCH)

Flight distance from Guadalajara to Lake Charles (Guadalajara International Airport – Lake Charles Regional Airport) is 913 miles / 1469 kilometers / 793 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Guadalajara (GDL) to Lake Charles (LCH) is 1123 miles / 1808 kilometers and travel time by car is about 20 hours 36 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Guadalajara to Lake Charles.

Shortest flight path between Guadalajara International Airport (GDL) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).

How far is Lake Charles from Guadalajara?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Guadalajara and Lake Charles. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 913.027 miles
  • 1469.374 kilometers
  • 793.398 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
  • 914.074 miles
  • 1471.060 kilometers
  • 794.309 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).

Airport information


A Guadalajara International Airport
City: Guadalajara
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: GDL
ICAO Code: MMGL
Coordinates: 20°31′18″N, 103°18′39″W

B Lake Charles Regional Airport
City: Lake Charles, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LCH
ICAO Code: KLCH
Coordinates: 30°7′33″N, 93°13′23″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Guadalajara and Lake Charles.

Time Difference

Guadalajara

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Lake Charles, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 145 kg (319 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Guadalajara (GDL) → Lake Charles (LCH).

Distance:
913
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
913

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