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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Acapulco (ACA)

Distance from Los Angeles to Acapulco (Los Angeles International Airport – Acapulco International Airport) is 1656 miles / 2665 kilometers / 1439 nautical miles.

How far is Acapulco from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1655.745 miles
  • 2664.663 kilometers
  • 1438.803 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
  • 1657.484 miles
  • 2667.462 kilometers
  • 1440.314 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 Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Acapulco International Airport (ACA) is 3 hours 38 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Acapulco

Los Angeles, CA

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Acapulco

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (400 pounds).

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 Acapulco International Airport
City: Acapulco
Country: Mexico Flag of Mexico
IATA Code: ACA
ICAO Code: MMAA
Coordinates: 16°45′25″N, 99°45′14″W

Los Angeles to Acapulco flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Acapulco International Airport (ACA).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Acapulco (ACA).

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Air miles:
1656
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1656

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