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Distance between Anchorage, AK (ANC) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Anchorage to Los Angeles (Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2345 miles / 3774 kilometers / 2038 nautical miles.

How far is Los Angeles from Anchorage?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2345.263 miles
  • 3774.336 kilometers
  • 2037.978 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
  • 2343.076 miles
  • 3770.815 kilometers
  • 2036.077 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 Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 4 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Anchorage and Los Angeles is 1 hour. Los Angeles is 1 hour ahead of Anchorage.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 261 kg (576 pounds).

Airport information


A Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City: Anchorage, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ANC
ICAO Code: PANC
Coordinates: 61°10′27″N, 149°59′45″W

B 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

Anchorage to Los Angeles flight path

Shortest flight path between Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (ANC) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Anchorage (ANC) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2345

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