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Distance between La Crosse, WI (LSE) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from La Crosse to Minneapolis (La Crosse Regional Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 119 miles / 192 kilometers / 104 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 43 minutes.

Driving distance from La Crosse (LSE) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 149 miles / 239 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 44 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from La Crosse to Minneapolis.

Shortest flight path between La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

How far is Minneapolis from La Crosse?

There are several ways to calculate distances between La Crosse and Minneapolis. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 119.430 miles
  • 192.204 kilometers
  • 103.782 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
  • 119.239 miles
  • 191.897 kilometers
  • 103.616 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 La Crosse Regional Airport
City: La Crosse, WI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LSE
ICAO Code: KLSE
Coordinates: 43°52′44″N, 91°15′24″W

B Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between La Crosse and Minneapolis.

Time Difference

La Crosse, WI

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Minneapolis, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 41 kg (91 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

La Crosse (LSE) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
119
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
119

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