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Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Lake Charles, LA (LCH)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Lake Charles (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Lake Charles Regional Airport) is 674 miles / 1084 kilometers / 586 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Lake Charles (LCH) is 891 miles / 1434 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 21 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).

How far is Lake Charles from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 673.877 miles
  • 1084.499 kilometers
  • 585.583 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
  • 672.873 miles
  • 1082.885 kilometers
  • 584.711 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 Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport
City: Sarasota, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SRQ
ICAO Code: KSRQ
Coordinates: 27°23′43″N, 82°33′15″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 Sarasota and Lake Charles is 1 hour. Lake Charles is 1 hour behind Sarasota.

Time Difference

Sarasota, FL

 EST

Lake Charles, LA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (268 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Lake Charles (LCH).

Distance:
674
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
674

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