# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Alamogordo, NM (ALM)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Alamogordo (Los Angeles International Airport – Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport) is 721 miles / 1161 kilometers / 627 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Alamogordo (ALM) is 839 miles / 1350 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 13 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Alamogordo.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport (ALM).

## How far is Alamogordo from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 721.406 miles
• 1160.991 kilometers
• 626.885 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
• 719.907 miles
• 1158.578 kilometers
• 625.582 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 Alamogordo–White Sands Regional Airport
City: Alamogordo, NM
Country: United States
IATA Code: ALM
ICAO Code: KALM
Coordinates: 32°50′23″N, 105°59′27″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Alamogordo is 1 hour. Alamogordo is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 127 kg (280 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Alamogordo (ALM).

Distance:
721
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
721

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