Map of flight path and driving directions from Columbus to Los Angeles.
Shortest flight path between John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
How far is Los Angeles from Columbus?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Columbus and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1995.182 miles
- 3210.933 kilometers
- 1733.765 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
- 1990.917 miles
- 3204.071 kilometers
- 1730.060 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||John Glenn Columbus International Airport|
|B||Los Angeles International Airport|
|City:||Los Angeles, CA|
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Columbus and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Columbus.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 220 kg (486 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Columbus (CMH) → Los Angeles (LAX).