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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Bismarck, ND (BIS)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Bismarck (Los Angeles International Airport – Bismarck Municipal Airport) is 1280 miles / 2060 kilometers / 1112 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Bismarck (BIS) is 1607 miles / 2587 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 34 minutes.

Los Angeles – Bismarck

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1112
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How far is Bismarck from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1279.982 miles
  • 2059.931 kilometers
  • 1112.274 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
  • 1279.150 miles
  • 2058.592 kilometers
  • 1111.551 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles to Bismarck is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Bismarck is 2 hours. Bismarck is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Los Angeles time to Bismarck time converter

Time in Los Angeles: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Bismarck: 00:00

Current local times

Los Angeles, CA

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Bismarck, ND

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Los Angeles to Bismarck generates about 166 kg of CO2 per passenger, 166 kilograms is equal to 365 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Bismarck

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Bismarck Municipal Airport (BIS).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Bismarck Municipal Airport
City: Bismarck, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BIS
ICAO Code: KBIS
Coordinates: 46°46′21″N, 100°44′45″W