# 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
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
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.

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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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