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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Bora Bora (BOB)

Distance from Los Angeles to Bora Bora (Los Angeles International Airport – Bora Bora Airport) is 4103 miles / 6603 kilometers / 3565 nautical miles.

How far is Bora Bora from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 4102.840 miles
  • 6602.880 kilometers
  • 3565.270 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
  • 4115.231 miles
  • 6622.822 kilometers
  • 3576.038 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 International Airport (LAX) to Bora Bora Airport (BOB) is 8 hours 16 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Bora Bora is 3 hours. Bora Bora is 3 hours behind Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Bora Bora

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Bora Bora

 -10

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 476 kg (1 049 pounds).

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 Bora Bora Airport
City: Bora Bora
Country: French Polynesia Flag of French Polynesia
IATA Code: BOB
ICAO Code: NTTB
Coordinates: 16°26′39″S, 151°45′3″W

Los Angeles to Bora Bora flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Bora Bora Airport (BOB).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Bora Bora (BOB).

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Air miles:
4103
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
4103

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