Shortest distance between Independence and Lake Charles is 163.55 miles (263.2 km).
Flight distance from Independence, LA to Lake Charles, LA is 163.55 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 21 minutes.
It takes 00 hours 19 minutes to travel from Independence to Lake Charles with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Independence, Louisiana to Lake Charles, Louisiana is: 181.27 miles (291.72 km) by car.
Driving from Independence to Lake Charles will take approximately 02 hours 53 minutes.
Town in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, United States
|GPS Coordinates||30°38'8"N 90°30'12"W|
Parish seat of Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, United States
|GPS Coordinates||30°12'47"N 93°12'16"W|
The distance between Independence and Lake Charles is 292 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 14 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 Independence and Lake Charles. The current time is 23:40:57.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||06 hours 02 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||04 hours 31 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||03 hours 37 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||03 hours 01 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||02 hours 35 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||02 hours 25 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||02 hours 15 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 24.21 liters (6.4 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Independence and Lake Charles.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Independence to Lake Charles is $26.24 (diesel $31.02).
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 March 27, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Independence 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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