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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Brainerd, MN

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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:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1536

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