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Distance between Colorado Springs, CO (COS) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Colorado Springs to Los Angeles (Colorado Springs Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 833 miles / 1341 kilometers / 724 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Colorado Springs (COS) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 1110 miles / 1787 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 30 minutes.

Colorado Springs – Los Angeles

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833
Miles
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1341
Kilometers
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724
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Colorado Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 833.477 miles
  • 1341.351 kilometers
  • 724.271 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
  • 832.154 miles
  • 1339.222 kilometers
  • 723.122 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 Colorado Springs Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 2 hours 4 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Colorado Springs and Los Angeles is 1 hour. Los Angeles is 1 hour behind Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs time to Los Angeles time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Colorado Springs to Los Angeles generates about 138 kg of CO2 per passenger, 138 kilograms is equal to 304 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Colorado Springs to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Colorado Springs Airport (COS) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Colorado Springs Airport
City: Colorado Springs, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COS
ICAO Code: KCOS
Coordinates: 38°48′20″N, 104°42′3″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 Colorado Springs (COS) to Los Angeles (LAX)

United Airlines