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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Amarillo, TX (AMA)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Amarillo (Los Angeles International Airport – Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport) is 955 miles / 1537 kilometers / 830 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 18 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Amarillo (AMA) is 1097 miles / 1765 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 50 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport (AMA).

How far is Amarillo from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 955.130 miles
  • 1537.133 kilometers
  • 829.985 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
  • 953.070 miles
  • 1533.818 kilometers
  • 828.196 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 Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport
City: Amarillo, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AMA
ICAO Code: KAMA
Coordinates: 35°13′9″N, 101°42′21″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Amarillo is 2 hours. Amarillo is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Amarillo, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (326 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Amarillo (AMA).

Distance:
955
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
955

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