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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Waco, TX (ACT)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Waco (Los Angeles International Airport – Waco Regional Airport) is 1241 miles / 1997 kilometers / 1078 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Waco (ACT) is 1476 miles / 2376 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 5 minutes.

Los Angeles – Waco

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1241
Miles
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1997
Kilometers
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1078
Nautical miles

How far is Waco from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1241.018 miles
  • 1997.226 kilometers
  • 1078.416 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
  • 1238.514 miles
  • 1993.195 kilometers
  • 1076.239 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 to Waco Regional Airport is 2 hours 50 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Los Angeles and Waco is 2 hours. Waco is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Waco generates about 163 kg of CO2 per passenger, 163 kilograms is equal to 359 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Waco

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Waco Regional Airport (ACT).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Waco Regional Airport
City: Waco, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ACT
ICAO Code: KACT
Coordinates: 31°36′40″N, 97°13′49″W