# Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Cedar Rapids, IA (CID)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Cedar Rapids (Los Angeles International Airport – The Eastern Iowa Airport) is 1550 miles / 2495 kilometers / 1347 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cedar Rapids (CID) is 1822 miles / 2932 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 47 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID).

## How far is Cedar Rapids from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1550.374 miles
• 2495.086 kilometers
• 1347.239 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
• 1547.498 miles
• 2490.456 kilometers
• 1344.739 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 The Eastern Iowa Airport
City: Cedar Rapids, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: CID
ICAO Code: KCID
Coordinates: 41°53′4″N, 91°42′38″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 183 kg (403 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Cedar Rapids (CID).

Distance:
1550
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1550

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