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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Alamosa, CO (ALS)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Alamosa (Los Angeles International Airport – San Luis Valley Regional Airport) is 745 miles / 1198 kilometers / 647 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 54 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Alamosa (ALS) is 1001 miles / 1611 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and San Luis Valley Regional Airport (ALS).

How far is Alamosa from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 744.606 miles
  • 1198.327 kilometers
  • 647.045 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
  • 743.272 miles
  • 1196.181 kilometers
  • 645.886 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 San Luis Valley Regional Airport
City: Alamosa, CO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALS
ICAO Code: KALS
Coordinates: 37°26′5″N, 105°52′1″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Alamosa, CO

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 129 kg (285 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Alamosa (ALS).

Distance:
745
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
745

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