# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Brainerd, MN (BRD)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Brainerd (Los Angeles International Airport – Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport) is 1536 miles / 2471 kilometers / 1334 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Brainerd (BRD) is 1942 miles / 3125 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 29 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport (BRD).

## How far is Brainerd from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1535.545 miles
• 2471.220 kilometers
• 1334.352 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
• 1533.588 miles
• 2468.070 kilometers
• 1332.651 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
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
City: Brainerd, MN
Country: United States
IATA Code: BRD
ICAO Code: KBRD
Coordinates: 46°23′53″N, 94°8′17″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 182 kg (401 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Brainerd (BRD).

Distance:
1536
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1536

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