# 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
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
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.

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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:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2053

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