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Distance between Montego Bay (MBJ) and Lake Charles, LA (LCH)

Flight distance from Montego Bay to Lake Charles (Sangster International Airport – Lake Charles Regional Airport) is 1251 miles / 2014 kilometers / 1087 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Map of flight path from Montego Bay to Lake Charles.

Shortest flight path between Sangster International Airport (MBJ) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).

How far is Lake Charles from Montego Bay?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1251.468 miles
  • 2014.043 kilometers
  • 1087.496 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
  • 1252.207 miles
  • 2015.232 kilometers
  • 1088.138 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 Sangster International Airport
City: Montego Bay
Country: Jamaica Flag of Jamaica
IATA Code: MBJ
ICAO Code: MKJS
Coordinates: 18°30′13″N, 77°54′48″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

The time difference between Montego Bay and Lake Charles is 1 hour. Lake Charles is 1 hour behind Montego Bay.

Time Difference

Montego Bay

 EST

Lake Charles, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Montego Bay (MBJ) → Lake Charles (LCH).

Distance:
1251
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1251

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