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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Guangzhou (CAN)

Distance from Los Angeles International Airport to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport is 7231 miles / 11638 kilometers / 6284 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 7231.435 miles
  • 11637.867 kilometers
  • 6283.946 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
  • 7219.322 miles
  • 11618.372 kilometers
  • 6273.419 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport (CAN) is 14 hours 11 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Guangzhou is 16 hours. Guangzhou is 16 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

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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 Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport
City: Guangzhou
Country: China Flag of China
IATA Code: CAN
ICAO Code: ZGGG
Coordinates: 23°23′32″N, 113°17′56″E

Map

Flight map from Los Angeles to Guangzhou.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Guangzhou (CAN).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
7231

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