Shortest distance between Benton and Lake Charles is 174.37 miles (280.63 km).
Flight distance from Benton, LA to Lake Charles, LA is 174.37 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 23 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Benton to Lake Charles with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Benton, Louisiana to Lake Charles, Louisiana is: 195.34 miles (314.37 km) by car.
Driving from Benton to Lake Charles will take approximately 03 hours 35 minutes.
The distance between Benton and Lake Charles is 314 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 29 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.
There is no time difference between Benton and Lake Charles. The current time is 22:01:47.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||06 hours 30 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 53 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 54 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||03 hours 15 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 47 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 36 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 26 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 26.09 liters (6.89 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Benton and Lake Charles.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Benton to Lake Charles is $23.3 (diesel $25.64).
Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.
The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $3.38 (Diesel $3.72) /gallon. Last changed prices on December 04, 2021.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Benton and Lake Charles (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.