Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Athens.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Athens Ben Epps Airport (AHN).
How far is Athens from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Athens. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 2005.097 miles
- 3226.891 kilometers
- 1742.382 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
- 2000.766 miles
- 3219.921 kilometers
- 1738.618 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 Athens is 3 hours. Athens is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 222 kg (489 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Athens (AHN).