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Distance between Aspen, CO (ASE) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Aspen to Los Angeles (Aspen–Pitkin County Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 737 miles / 1186 kilometers / 640 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 53 minutes.

Driving distance from Aspen (ASE) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 917 miles / 1476 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 4 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Aspen to Los Angeles.

Shortest flight path between Aspen–Pitkin County Airport (ASE) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Aspen?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 736.935 miles
  • 1185.982 kilometers
  • 640.379 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
  • 736.017 miles
  • 1184.505 kilometers
  • 639.581 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).

Airport information


A Aspen–Pitkin County Airport
City: Aspen, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ASE
ICAO Code: KASE
Coordinates: 39°13′23″N, 106°52′8″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Aspen and Los Angeles is 1 hour. Los Angeles is 1 hour behind Aspen.

Time Difference

Aspen, CO

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Los Angeles, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (283 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Aspen (ASE) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
737
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
737

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