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Distance between Albuquerque, NM (ABQ) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Albuquerque to Los Angeles (Albuquerque International Sunport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 677 miles / 1090 kilometers / 588 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 809 miles / 1302 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 4 minutes.

Albuquerque – Los Angeles

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677
Miles
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1090
Kilometers
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588
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Albuquerque?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 677.232 miles
  • 1089.899 kilometers
  • 588.499 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
  • 675.787 miles
  • 1087.574 kilometers
  • 587.243 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Albuquerque International Sunport to Los Angeles International Airport is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Albuquerque and Los Angeles is 1 hour. Los Angeles is 1 hour behind Albuquerque.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Albuquerque to Los Angeles generates about 122 kg of CO2 per passenger, 122 kilograms is equal to 269 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Albuquerque to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W
Destination Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

Airlines flying from Albuquerque (ABQ) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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