# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Albuquerque, NM (ABQ)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Albuquerque (Los Angeles International Airport – Albuquerque International Sunport) is 677 miles / 1090 kilometers / 588 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Albuquerque (ABQ) is 808 miles / 1301 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 12 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Albuquerque.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ).

## How far is Albuquerque from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 677.232 miles
• 1089.899 kilometers
• 588.499 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
• 675.787 miles
• 1087.574 kilometers
• 587.243 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).

## Airport information

A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Albuquerque International Sunport
City: Albuquerque, NM
Country: United States
IATA Code: ABQ
ICAO Code: KABQ
Coordinates: 35°2′24″N, 106°36′32″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Albuquerque is 1 hour. Albuquerque is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 122 kg (269 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Albuquerque (ABQ).

Distance:
677
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
677

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