Map of flight path and driving directions from South Bend to Lake Charles.
Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).
How far is Lake Charles from South Bend?
There are several ways to calculate distances between South Bend and Lake Charles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 886.769 miles
- 1427.116 kilometers
- 770.581 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
- 887.923 miles
- 1428.973 kilometers
- 771.584 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 South Bend and Lake Charles is 1 hour. Lake Charles is 1 hour behind South Bend.
South Bend, IN
Lake Charles, LA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (314 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
South Bend (SBN) → Lake Charles (LCH).