Shortest distance between Gretna and Lake Charles is 189.51 miles (304.98 km).
Flight distance from Gretna, LA to Lake Charles, LA is 189.51 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 25 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 23 minutes to travel from Gretna to Lake Charles with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Gretna, Louisiana to Lake Charles, Louisiana is: 211.02 miles (339.61 km) by car.
Driving from Gretna to Lake Charles will take approximately 03 hours 16 minutes.
Suburb city of New Orleans
|GPS Coordinates||29°54'53"N 90°3'14"W|
Parish seat of Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, United States
|GPS Coordinates||30°12'47"N 93°12'16"W|
The distance between Gretna and Lake Charles is 340 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 46 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 Gretna and Lake Charles. The current time is 10:29:14.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||07 hours 01 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||05 hours 16 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||04 hours 13 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||03 hours 31 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||03 hours 00 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 48 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 37 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 28.19 liters (7.45 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Gretna and Lake Charles.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Gretna to Lake Charles is $30.54 (diesel $36.11).
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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 31, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Gretna 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.
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