How far is Los Angeles from Seoul?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Seoul and Los Angeles. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 5994.810 miles
- 9647.712 kilometers
- 5209.348 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
- 5981.830 miles
- 9626.823 kilometers
- 5198.069 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).
Estimated flight time from Incheon International Airport (ICN) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 11 hours 51 minutes.
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Seoul and Los Angeles is 16 hours. Los Angeles is 16 hours behind Seoul.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 725 kg (1 597 pounds).
Seoul to Los Angeles flight path
Shortest flight path between Incheon International Airport (ICN) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Seoul (ICN) → Los Angeles (LAX).