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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

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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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