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Distance between Columbus, OH (CMH) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from John Glenn Columbus International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 1995 miles / 3211 kilometers / 1734 nautical miles.

Calculations with different 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 4 hours 16 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Airport information


A John Glenn Columbus International Airport
City: Columbus, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CMH
ICAO Code: KCMH
Coordinates: 39°59′52″N, 82°53′30″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 Columbus to Los Angeles.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Columbus (CMH) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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