How far is Lake Charles from Philadelphia?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Philadelphia and Lake Charles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1217.695 miles
- 1959.691 kilometers
- 1058.148 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
- 1216.669 miles
- 1958.038 kilometers
- 1057.256 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).
Estimated flight time from Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) to Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH) is 2 hours 48 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Philadelphia and Lake Charles is 1 hour. Lake Charles is 1 hour behind Philadelphia.
Lake Charles, LA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 162 kg (357 pounds).
Philadelphia to Lake Charles flight map.
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Philadelphia (PHL) → Lake Charles (LCH).