Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Carlsbad.
Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Cavern City Air Terminal (CNM).
How far is Carlsbad from Los Angeles?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Carlsbad. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 826.833 miles
- 1330.659 kilometers
- 718.499 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
- 825.153 miles
- 1327.954 kilometers
- 717.038 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Los Angeles and Carlsbad is 1 hour. Carlsbad is 1 hour ahead of Los Angeles.
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Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 137 kg (303 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Los Angeles (LAX) → Carlsbad (CNM).