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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 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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Waco, TX

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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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