# 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 24 hours 31 minutes.

## 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).

## How far is Waco from Los Angeles?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Waco. 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).

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

## Time difference and current local times

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

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Waco (ACT).

Distance:
1241
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1241

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