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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Traverse City, MI

 EST

La Crosse, WI

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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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