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How far is Los Angeles, CA, from Cleveland, OH?

The distance between Cleveland (Cleveland Hopkins International Airport) and Los Angeles (Los Angeles International Airport) is 2053 miles / 3303 kilometers / 1784 nautical miles. The estimated flight time is 4 hours and 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Cleveland (CLE) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2352 miles / 3785 kilometers and travel time by car is about 41 hours 27 minutes.

Cleveland Hopkins International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport

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Distance from Cleveland to Los Angeles

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Cleveland to Los Angeles. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2052.616 miles
  • 3303.365 kilometers
  • 1783.674 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 2048.307 miles
  • 3296.431 kilometers
  • 1779.930 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).

How long does it take to fly from Cleveland to Los Angeles?

The estimated flight time from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 4 hours and 23 minutes.

What is the time difference between Cleveland and Los Angeles?

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

Flight carbon footprint between Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

On average, flying from Cleveland to Los Angeles generates about 223 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 223 kilograms equals 492 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Cleveland to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
City: Cleveland, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLE
ICAO Code: KCLE
Coordinates: 41°24′42″N, 81°50′59″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Cleveland (CLE) to Los Angeles (LAX)

United Airlines