Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Seattle.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Seattle Boeing Field (BFI).
How far is Seattle from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Seattle. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 959.263 miles
- 1543.784 kilometers
- 833.577 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
- 960.355 miles
- 1545.542 kilometers
- 834.526 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Seattle.
Los Angeles, CA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 148 kg (326 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Seattle (BFI).