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Distance between Hong Kong (HKG) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Hong Kong to Los Angeles (Hong Kong International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 7260 miles / 11684 kilometers / 6309 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 14 hours 14 minutes.

Hong Kong – Los Angeles

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11684
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6309
Nautical miles

How far is Los Angeles from Hong Kong?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7259.882 miles
  • 11683.648 kilometers
  • 6308.665 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
  • 7247.977 miles
  • 11664.489 kilometers
  • 6298.320 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 Hong Kong International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 14 hours 14 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Hong Kong and Los Angeles is 16 hours. Los Angeles is 16 hours behind Hong Kong.
Hong Kong time to Los Angeles time converter

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Hong Kong to Los Angeles generates about 892 kg of CO2 per passenger, 892 kilograms is equal to 1 966 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Hong Kong to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Hong Kong International Airport (HKG) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Hong Kong International Airport
City: Hong Kong
Country: Hong Kong Flag of Hong Kong
IATA Code: HKG
ICAO Code: VHHH
Coordinates: 22°18′32″N, 113°54′54″E
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 Hong Kong (HKG) to Los Angeles (LAX)

American Airlines
Cathay Pacific