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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Panama City Beach, FL (ECP)

Distance from Los Angeles to Panama City Beach (Los Angeles International Airport – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport) is 1920 miles / 3089 kilometers / 1668 nautical miles.

How far is Panama City Beach from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1919.726 miles
  • 3089.500 kilometers
  • 1668.196 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
  • 1915.919 miles
  • 3083.373 kilometers
  • 1664.888 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 Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP) is 4 hours 8 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Panama City Beach is 2 hours. Panama City Beach is 2 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

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Panama City Beach

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 212 kg (467 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 Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
City: Panama City Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ECP
ICAO Code: KECP
Coordinates: 30°20′30″N, 85°47′50″W

Los Angeles to Panama City Beach flight path

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Panama City Beach (ECP).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1920

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