# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Wilkes-Barre (Los Angeles International Airport – Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport) is 2371 miles / 3816 kilometers / 2060 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Wilkes-Barre (AVP) is 2711 miles / 4363 kilometers and travel time by car is about 45 hours 4 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Wilkes-Barre.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVP).

## How far is Wilkes-Barre from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2370.969 miles
• 3815.705 kilometers
• 2060.316 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
• 2365.833 miles
• 3807.439 kilometers
• 2055.853 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 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport
City: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: AVP
ICAO Code: KAVP
Coordinates: 41°20′18″N, 75°43′24″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Wilkes-Barre is 3 hours. Wilkes-Barre is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 260 kg (574 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Wilkes-Barre (AVP).

Distance:
2371
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2371

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