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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Columbia, MO (COU)

Distance from Los Angeles to Columbia (Los Angeles International Airport – Columbia Regional Airport) is 1493 miles / 2402 kilometers / 1297 nautical miles.

How far is Columbia from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1492.784 miles
  • 2402.402 kilometers
  • 1297.193 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
  • 1489.690 miles
  • 2397.424 kilometers
  • 1294.505 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 Columbia Regional Airport (COU) is 3 hours 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (359 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 Columbia Regional Airport
City: Columbia, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: COU
ICAO Code: KCOU
Coordinates: 38°49′5″N, 92°13′10″W

Los Angeles to Columbia flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Columbia Regional Airport (COU).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Columbia (COU).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1493

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