Map of flight path and driving directions from Atlanta to Los Angeles.
Shortest flight path between Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
How far is Los Angeles from Atlanta?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Atlanta and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1946.457 miles
- 3132.519 kilometers
- 1691.425 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
- 1942.270 miles
- 3125.781 kilometers
- 1687.787 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).
|A||Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport|
|B||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City:||Los Angeles, CA|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Atlanta and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Atlanta.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 215 kg (474 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Atlanta (ATL) → Los Angeles (LAX).