How far is Monroe from Lake Charles?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Monroe and Lake Charles is 171.08 miles (275.33 km).

Flight distance from Monroe, LA to Lake Charles, LA is 171.08 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 23 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 21 minutes to travel from Monroe to Lake Charles with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Monroe, Louisiana to Lake Charles, Louisiana is: 194.34 miles (312.76 km) by car.

Driving from Monroe to Lake Charles will take approximately 03 hours 20 minutes.

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#1 Monroe

Parish seat of Ouachita Parish, Louisiana, United States

Population 46998
GPS Coordinates 32°30'34"N 92°7'9"W
Latitude 32.5093100
Longitude -92.1193000
Altitude 23
Country United States
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#2 Lake Charles

Parish seat of Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, United States

Population 78433
GPS Coordinates 30°12'47"N 93°12'16"W
Latitude 30.2130900
Longitude -93.2044000
Altitude 4
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Monroe and Lake Charles

The distance between Monroe and Lake Charles is 313 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 28 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 Monroe and Lake Charles. The current time is 19:32:44.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 28 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 04 hours 51 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 03 hours 53 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 14 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 46 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 35 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 25 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 25.96 liters (6.86 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Monroe and Lake Charles.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Monroe to Lake Charles is $28.13 (diesel $33.25).

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 17, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Monroe 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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