# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Butte, MT (BTM)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Butte (Los Angeles International Airport – Bert Mooney Airport) is 886 miles / 1425 kilometers / 770 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 10 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Butte (BTM) is 1123 miles / 1808 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 24 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Bert Mooney Airport (BTM).

## How far is Butte from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 885.563 miles
• 1425.175 kilometers
• 769.533 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
• 886.412 miles
• 1426.542 kilometers
• 770.271 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 Bert Mooney Airport
City: Butte, MT
Country: United States
IATA Code: BTM
ICAO Code: KBTM
Coordinates: 45°57′17″N, 112°29′49″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 142 kg (314 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Butte (BTM).

Distance:
886
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
886

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