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How far is Columbus, GA, from Los Angeles, CA?

The distance between Los Angeles (Los Angeles International Airport) and Columbus (Columbus Metropolitan Airport) is 1932 miles / 3110 kilometers / 1679 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Columbus (CSG) is 2190 miles / 3524 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 38 hours 37 minutes.

Los Angeles International Airport – Columbus Metropolitan Airport

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1932
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3110
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1679
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Distance from Los Angeles to Columbus

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Los Angeles to Columbus. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1932.394 miles
  • 3109.887 kilometers
  • 1679.205 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
  • 1928.318 miles
  • 3103.327 kilometers
  • 1675.662 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).

How long does it take to fly from Los Angeles to Columbus?

The estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport to Columbus Metropolitan Airport is 4 hours and 9 minutes.

What is the time difference between Los Angeles and Columbus?

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

Flight carbon footprint between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG)

On average, flying from Los Angeles to Columbus generates about 211 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 211 kilograms equals 466 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Columbus

See the map of the shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Columbus Metropolitan Airport (CSG).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Columbus Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbus, GA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CSG
ICAO Code: KCSG
Coordinates: 32°30′58″N, 84°56′20″W