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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Lake Charles, LA (LCH)

Distance from Houston to Lake Charles (William P. Hobby Airport – Lake Charles Regional Airport) is 128 miles / 206 kilometers / 111 nautical miles.

How far is Lake Charles from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 127.745 miles
  • 205.586 kilometers
  • 111.008 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
  • 127.540 miles
  • 205.256 kilometers
  • 110.829 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH) is 44 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Lake Charles.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 43 kg (94 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″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

Map

Houston to Lake Charles flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Lake Charles (LCH).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
128

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