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Distance between Baltimore, MD (BWI) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Baltimore–Washington International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 2329 miles / 3748 kilometers / 2024 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2328.997 miles
  • 3748.157 kilometers
  • 2023.843 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
  • 2323.878 miles
  • 3739.918 kilometers
  • 2019.394 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Baltimore–Washington International Airport (BWI) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 4 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Baltimore and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Baltimore.

Time Difference

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Baltimore, MD

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Los Angeles, CA

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Airport information


A Baltimore–Washington International Airport
City: Baltimore, MD
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BWI
ICAO Code: KBWI
Coordinates: 39°10′31″N, 76°40′5″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

Map

Flight map from Baltimore to Los Angeles.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Baltimore (BWI) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2329
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2329

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