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Distance between Guangzhou (CAN) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Guangzhou to Los Angeles (Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 7231 miles / 11638 kilometers / 6284 nautical miles.

How far is Los Angeles from Guangzhou?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7231.435 miles
  • 11637.867 kilometers
  • 6283.946 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
  • 7219.322 miles
  • 11618.372 kilometers
  • 6273.419 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 Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 14 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Guangzhou and Los Angeles is 15 hours. Los Angeles is 15 hours behind Guangzhou.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 897 kg (1 978 pounds).

Airport information


A Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CAN
ICAO Code: ZGGG
Coordinates: 23°23′32″N, 113°17′56″E

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

Guangzhou to Los Angeles flight path

Shortest flight path between Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Guangzhou (CAN) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7231

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