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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Cleveland, OH (CLE)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Cleveland (Los Angeles International Airport – Cleveland Hopkins International Airport) is 2053 miles / 3303 kilometers / 1784 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cleveland (CLE) is 2349 miles / 3780 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 52 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE).

How far is Cleveland from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2052.616 miles
  • 3303.365 kilometers
  • 1783.674 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
  • 2048.307 miles
  • 3296.431 kilometers
  • 1779.930 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 Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
City: Cleveland, OH
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLE
ICAO Code: KCLE
Coordinates: 41°24′42″N, 81°50′59″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Cleveland is 3 hours. Cleveland is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Cleveland, OH

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 227 kg (501 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Cleveland (CLE).

Distance:
2053
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2053

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