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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Auckland (AKL)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Auckland (Los Angeles International Airport – Auckland Airport) is 6504 miles / 10467 kilometers / 5652 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 12 hours 48 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Auckland.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Auckland Airport (AKL).

How far is Auckland from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6504.102 miles
  • 10467.337 kilometers
  • 5651.910 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
  • 6516.053 miles
  • 10486.571 kilometers
  • 5662.295 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 Auckland Airport
City: Auckland
Country: New Zealand Flag of New Zealand
IATA Code: AKL
ICAO Code: NZAA
Coordinates: 37°0′29″S, 174°47′31″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Auckland is 19 hours. Auckland is 19 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Auckland

 NZST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 786 kg (1 732 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Auckland (AKL).

Distance:
6504
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6504

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