# Distance between Tucson, AZ (TUS) and Lake Charles, LA (LCH)

Flight distance from Tucson to Lake Charles (Tucson International Airport – Lake Charles Regional Airport) is 1058 miles / 1702 kilometers / 919 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 30 minutes.

Driving distance from Tucson (TUS) to Lake Charles (LCH) is 1206 miles / 1941 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Lake Charles Regional Airport (LCH).

## How far is Lake Charles from Tucson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1057.787 miles
• 1702.343 kilometers
• 919.192 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
• 1055.748 miles
• 1699.061 kilometers
• 917.420 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

B Lake Charles Regional Airport
City: Lake Charles, LA
Country: 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 Tucson and Lake Charles is 1 hour. Lake Charles is 1 hour ahead of Tucson.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 154 kg (340 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tucson (TUS) → Lake Charles (LCH).

Distance:
1058
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1058

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