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Distance between Wichita Falls, TX (SPS) and Lake Charles, LA (LCH)

Flight distance from Wichita Falls to Lake Charles (Wichita Falls Regional Airport – Lake Charles Regional Airport) is 408 miles / 656 kilometers / 354 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Wichita Falls (SPS) to Lake Charles (LCH) is 480 miles / 772 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 39 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Wichita Falls to Lake Charles.

Shortest flight path between Wichita Falls Regional Airport (SPS) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).

How far is Lake Charles from Wichita Falls?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 407.817 miles
  • 656.318 kilometers
  • 354.383 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
  • 407.817 miles
  • 656.317 kilometers
  • 354.383 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 Wichita Falls Regional Airport
City: Wichita Falls, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SPS
ICAO Code: KSPS
Coordinates: 33°59′19″N, 98°29′30″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

There is no time difference between Wichita Falls and Lake Charles.

Time Difference

Wichita Falls, TX

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Lake Charles, LA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 85 kg (187 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Wichita Falls (SPS) → Lake Charles (LCH).

Distance:
408
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
408

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