Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Lake Charles.
Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).
How far is Lake Charles from West Palm Beach?
There are several ways to calculate distances between West Palm Beach and Lake Charles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 833.161 miles
- 1340.843 kilometers
- 723.997 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
- 831.951 miles
- 1338.896 kilometers
- 722.946 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
The time difference between West Palm Beach and Lake Charles is 1 hour. Lake Charles is 1 hour behind West Palm Beach.
West Palm Beach, FL
Lake Charles, LA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 138 kg (304 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
West Palm Beach (PBI) → Lake Charles (LCH).