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Distance between Tokyo (HND) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Tokyo to Los Angeles (Haneda Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 5488 miles / 8831 kilometers / 4769 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 10 hours 53 minutes.

Tokyo – Los Angeles

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4769
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How far is Los Angeles from Tokyo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5487.581 miles
  • 8831.405 kilometers
  • 4768.577 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
  • 5475.776 miles
  • 8812.407 kilometers
  • 4758.319 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 Haneda Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 10 hours 53 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Tokyo and Los Angeles is 17 hours. Los Angeles is 17 hours behind Tokyo.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Tokyo to Los Angeles generates about 648 kg of CO2 per passenger, 648 kilograms is equal to 1 428 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Tokyo to Los Angeles

Shortest flight path between Haneda Airport (HND) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Airport information

Origin Haneda Airport
City: Tokyo
Country: Japan Flag of Japan
IATA Code: HND
ICAO Code: RJTT
Coordinates: 35°33′8″N, 139°46′47″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 Tokyo (HND) to Los Angeles (LAX)

All Nippon Airways
Delta Air Lines
United Airlines