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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Dallas, TX (DAL)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Dallas (Los Angeles International Airport – Dallas Love Field) is 1246 miles / 2005 kilometers / 1083 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Dallas (DAL) is 1455 miles / 2342 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 51 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Dallas.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Dallas Love Field (DAL).

How far is Dallas from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1246.143 miles
  • 2005.472 kilometers
  • 1082.868 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
  • 1243.509 miles
  • 2001.233 kilometers
  • 1080.579 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

B Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PDT

Dallas, TX

 CDT

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 163 kg (360 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Dallas (DAL).

Distance:
1246
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1246

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