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Distance between Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles (Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2342 miles / 3770 kilometers / 2035 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2731 miles / 4395 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 23 minutes.

Fort Lauderdale – Los Angeles

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2342
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3770
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2035
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Fort Lauderdale?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2342.304 miles
  • 3769.572 kilometers
  • 2035.406 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
  • 2338.362 miles
  • 3763.228 kilometers
  • 2031.981 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 Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 4 hours 56 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Fort Lauderdale and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Fort Lauderdale.
Fort Lauderdale time to Los Angeles time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles generates about 257 kg of CO2 per passenger, 257 kilograms is equal to 566 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fort Lauderdale to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport
City: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FLL
ICAO Code: KFLL
Coordinates: 26°4′21″N, 80°9′9″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 Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Los Angeles (LAX)

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