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Distance between Tehran (IKA) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Tehran to Los Angeles (Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 7612 miles / 12250 kilometers / 6614 nautical miles.

How far is Los Angeles from Tehran?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7611.719 miles
  • 12249.875 kilometers
  • 6614.403 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
  • 7597.351 miles
  • 12226.751 kilometers
  • 6601.918 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 Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 14 hours 54 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Tehran and Los Angeles is 11 hours 30 minutes. Los Angeles is 11 hours 30 minutes behind Tehran.

Time Difference

Tehran
Los Angeles

Tehran

 +0430

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 952 kg (2 098 pounds).

Airport information


A Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport
City: Tehran
Country: Iran Flag of Iran
IATA Code: IKA
ICAO Code: OIIE
Coordinates: 35°24′57″N, 51°9′7″E

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

Tehran to Los Angeles flight path

Shortest flight path between Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tehran (IKA) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7612

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