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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Fargo to Los Angeles (Hector International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 1440 miles / 2318 kilometers / 1251 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 1799 miles / 2895 kilometers and travel time by car is about 30 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fargo to Los Angeles.

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1440.074 miles
  • 2317.574 kilometers
  • 1251.390 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
  • 1438.614 miles
  • 2315.225 kilometers
  • 1250.121 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).

Airport information


A Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fargo and Los Angeles is 2 hours. Los Angeles is 2 hours behind Fargo.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Los Angeles, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (387 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
1440
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1440

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