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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Bethel, AK (BET)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Bethel (Los Angeles International Airport – Bethel Airport) is 2671 miles / 4299 kilometers / 2321 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 33 minutes.

Map of flight path from Los Angeles to Bethel.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Bethel Airport (BET).

How far is Bethel from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2671.415 miles
  • 4299.225 kilometers
  • 2321.396 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
  • 2667.683 miles
  • 4293.219 kilometers
  • 2318.153 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 Bethel Airport
City: Bethel, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BET
ICAO Code: PABE
Coordinates: 60°46′47″N, 161°50′16″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Bethel is 1 hour. Bethel is 1 hour behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Bethel, AK

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 295 kg (651 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Bethel (BET).

Distance:
2671
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2671

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