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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Billings, MT (BIL)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Billings (Los Angeles International Airport – Billings Logan International Airport) is 970 miles / 1562 kilometers / 843 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Billings (BIL) is 1256 miles / 2021 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Billings Logan International Airport (BIL).

How far is Billings from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 970.459 miles
  • 1561.802 kilometers
  • 843.306 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
  • 970.773 miles
  • 1562.308 kilometers
  • 843.579 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 Billings Logan International Airport
City: Billings, MT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BIL
ICAO Code: KBIL
Coordinates: 45°48′27″N, 108°32′34″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Billings is 1 hour. Billings is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Billings, MT

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (328 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Billings (BIL).

Distance:
970
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
970

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