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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Charlotte, NC (CLT)

Distance from Los Angeles to Charlotte (Los Angeles International Airport – Charlotte Douglas International Airport) is 2125 miles / 3420 kilometers / 1847 nautical miles.

How far is Charlotte from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2125.100 miles
  • 3420.017 kilometers
  • 1846.661 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
  • 2120.453 miles
  • 3412.539 kilometers
  • 1842.624 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is 4 hours 31 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 236 kg (519 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 Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

Los Angeles to Charlotte flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Charlotte (CLT).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2125

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