# Distance between Traverse City, MI (TVC) and La Crosse, WI (LSE)

Flight distance from Traverse City to La Crosse (Cherry Capital Airport – La Crosse Regional Airport) is 287 miles / 463 kilometers / 250 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Traverse City (TVC) to La Crosse (LSE) is 454 miles / 730 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 19 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Traverse City to La Crosse.

Shortest flight path between Cherry Capital Airport (TVC) and La Crosse Regional Airport (LSE).

## How far is La Crosse from Traverse City?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Traverse City and La Crosse. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 287.495 miles
• 462.678 kilometers
• 249.826 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
• 286.746 miles
• 461.474 kilometers
• 249.176 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 Cherry Capital Airport
City: Traverse City, MI
Country: United States
IATA Code: TVC
ICAO Code: KTVC
Coordinates: 44°44′29″N, 85°34′55″W

B La Crosse Regional Airport
City: La Crosse, WI
Country: United States
IATA Code: LSE
ICAO Code: KLSE
Coordinates: 43°52′44″N, 91°15′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Traverse City and La Crosse is 1 hour. La Crosse is 1 hour behind Traverse City.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (148 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Traverse City (TVC) → La Crosse (LSE).

Distance:
287
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
287

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