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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Austin, TX (AUS)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Austin (Los Angeles International Airport – Austin–Bergstrom International Airport) is 1242 miles / 1998 kilometers / 1079 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Austin (AUS) is 1400 miles / 2253 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 1 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Austin–Bergstrom International Airport (AUS).

How far is Austin from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1241.530 miles
  • 1998.049 kilometers
  • 1078.860 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
  • 1239.232 miles
  • 1994.350 kilometers
  • 1076.863 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 Austin–Bergstrom International Airport
City: Austin, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AUS
ICAO Code: KAUS
Coordinates: 30°11′40″N, 97°40′11″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Austin, TX

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Austin (AUS).

Distance:
1242
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1242

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