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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Elko, NV (EKO)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Elko (Los Angeles International Airport – Elko Regional Airport) is 496 miles / 798 kilometers / 431 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Elko (EKO) is 644 miles / 1037 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Elko Regional Airport (EKO).

How far is Elko from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 495.912 miles
  • 798.093 kilometers
  • 430.936 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
  • 496.674 miles
  • 799.319 kilometers
  • 431.597 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 Elko Regional Airport
City: Elko, NV
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: EKO
ICAO Code: KEKO
Coordinates: 40°49′29″N, 115°47′31″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Los Angeles and Elko.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

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Elko, NV

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (216 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Elko (EKO).

Distance:
496
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
496

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