Map of flight path and driving directions from Burbank to Los Angeles.
Shortest flight path between Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
How far is Los Angeles from Burbank?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Burbank and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 18.017 miles
- 28.995 kilometers
- 15.656 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
- 18.059 miles
- 29.063 kilometers
- 15.693 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Burbank and Los Angeles.
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Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Burbank (BUR) → Los Angeles (LAX).