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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Cherbourg (CER)

Distance from Los Angeles to Cherbourg (Los Angeles International Airport – Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport) is 5506 miles / 8861 kilometers / 4785 nautical miles.

How far is Cherbourg from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 5506.144 miles
  • 8861.280 kilometers
  • 4784.708 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
  • 5493.073 miles
  • 8840.243 kilometers
  • 4773.350 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 Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport (CER) is 10 hours 55 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Cherbourg is 9 hours. Cherbourg is 9 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 659 kg (1 452 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 Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport
City: Cherbourg
Country: France Flag of France
IATA Code: CER
ICAO Code: LFRC
Coordinates: 49°39′0″N, 1°28′13″W

Los Angeles to Cherbourg flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport (CER).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Cherbourg (CER).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
5506

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