# 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
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
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.

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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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