Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Acapulco.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Acapulco International Airport (ACA).
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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and Acapulco is 2 hours. Acapulco is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 190 kg (418 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Acapulco (ACA).